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There are **14** NRICH Mathematical resources connected to **Sampling and hypothesis testing**, you may find related items under Advanced probability and statistics.

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### Chi-squared Faker

How would you massage the data in this Chi-squared test to both accept and reject the hypothesis?

Age 16 to 18

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### Sleep: the Silent Killer

"Too much sleep is deadly" proclaimed the newspaper headline. Is this true?

Age 16 to 18

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### A Well-stirred Sample

Typical survey sample sizes are about 1000 people. Why is this?

Age 16 to 18

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Article
Live Primary curriculum
Secondary curriculum
### The Surveyor Who Came to Tea

This article discusses how a survey company carries out its surveys and some of the issues involved.

Age 14 to 18

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Live Primary curriculum
Secondary curriculum
### Challenging Data Tasks: The Making of "Where Are You Flying?"

How was the data for this problem compiled? A guided tour through the process.

Age 16 to 18

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### Hypothetical Shorts

Some short statements about hypothesis testing: are they true, false, or somewhere in between?

Age 16 to 18

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Primary curriculum
Secondary curriculum
### Statistics - Maths of Real Life

This pilot collection of resources is designed to introduce key statistical ideas and help students to deepen their understanding.

Age 14 to 18

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### Powerful Hypothesis Testing

How effective are hypothesis tests at showing that our null hypothesis is wrong?

Age 16 to 18

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### Robin's Hypothesis Testing

How many trials should we do in order to accept or reject our null hypothesis?

Age 16 to 18

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### Chance of That

What's the chance of a pair of lists of numbers having sample correlation exactly equal to zero?

Age 16 to 18

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### Snow and Cholera

What information helped medical pioneers decide on the cause of a disease? Especially in a time before microscopes were as powerful as they are today ?

Age 14 to 16

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### Counting Fish

I need a figure for the fish population in a lake. How does it help to catch and mark 40 fish?

Age 14 to 16

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