Hypothesis Testing—Innocent Until
Lecture no. 10 from the course: Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
This lecture introduces a fundamental strategy of statistical inference called hypothesis testing. The method involves assessing whether observed data are consistent with a claim about the population in order to determine whether the claim might be false. Drug testing is a common application.