6a.7 - Lesson 6a Summary

In this Lesson, we presented the logic and terminology of hypothesis testing. Then, we presented the six steps of hypothesis testing in statistics.

We developed the hypothesis test for one population proportion. The rejection region and the p-value approach were presented as ways to come to a conclusion.

Finally, we discussed how a two-sided test relates to a confidence interval.

In the next Lesson, we will present the statistical theory for a hypothesis test for a population mean from one sample