What is a p-value?
Article first published online: 7 APR 2011
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Volume 34, Issue 1, pages 18–20, Spring 2012
How to Cite
Humphrey, P. (2012), What is a p-value?. Teaching Statistics, 34: 18–20. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9639.2010.00446.x
- Issue published online: 16 JAN 2012
- Article first published online: 7 APR 2011
- Hypothesis tests;
An in-class activity is described that can be used not only to motivate hypothesis testing, but also to understand and compute the p-value and power in a statistical test.