Basic Statistics: Tales of Distributions 10th Edition

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ISBN 10: 0-49580-891-1
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Chapter 9 - Hypothesis Testing and Effect Size: One-Sample Designs - Problems - Page 188: 9.15


Therefore, the probability of a Type I error for this situation is 0

Work Step by Step

A Type I error is the probability of rejecting a true null hypothesis. Since we are told that the null hypothesis is false, we cannot reject a true null hypothesis (because it's false!).
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