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StatisticsSTATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXTFowle Marketing Research, Inc., bases charges to a client on the assumption that telephone surveys can be completed within 15 minutes or less. If more time is required, a premium rate is charged. With a sample of 35 surveys, a population standard deviation of 4 minutes, and a level of significance of .01, the sample mean will be used to test the null hypothesis H 0 : μ ≤ 15. a. What is your interpretation of the Type II error for this problem? What is its impact on the firm? b. What is the probability of making a Type II error when the actual mean time is μ = 17 minutes? c. What is the probability of making a Type II error when the actual mean time is μ = 18 minutes? d. Sketch the general shape of the power curve for this test.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 9.6, Problem 48E

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Fowle Marketing Research, Inc., bases charges to a client on the assumption that telephone surveys can be completed within 15 minutes or less. If more time is required, a premium rate is charged. With a sample of 35 surveys, a population standard deviation of 4 minutes, and a level of significance of .01, the sample mean will be used to test the null hypothesis *H _{0}: μ* ≤ 15.

- a. What is your interpretation of the Type II error for this problem? What is its impact on the firm?
- b. What is the probability of making a Type II error when the actual mean time is
*μ =*17 minutes? - c. What is the probability of making a Type II error when the actual mean time is
*μ =*18 minutes? - d. Sketch the general shape of the power curve for this test.

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

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