Fr.: hypothèse statistique
An assumed statement about the way a → random variable is distributed. A statistical hypothesis generally specifies the form of the → probability distribution or the values of the parameters of the distribution. The statement may be true or false. See also → null hypothesis.
→ statistical; → hypothesis.
statistical hypothesis testing
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Fr.: test d'hypothèse statistique
A method of making decision between rejecting or not rejecting a → null hypothesis on the basis of a set of observations.
→ statistical; → hypothesis; → test.