# Category:Definitions/Hypothesis Testing

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This category contains definitions related to Hypothesis Testing.

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A **hypothesis test** is a rule that specifies, for a null hypothesis $H_0$ and alternative hypothesis $H_1$:

- For which sample values the decision is made to accept $H_0$
- For which sample values $H_0$ is rejected and $H_1$ is accepted.

Consideration of a suitable test statistic $T$ enables the null hypothesis to be rejected at a given significance level $L$ only if the $T$ lies in its critical region for $L$.

## Pages in category "Definitions/Hypothesis Testing"

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