Published on January 23, 2016
For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com 1. Which hypothesis, the null or the alternative, is the status-quo hypothesis? 2. A university economist conducted a study of elementary school lunch menus. During the state-mandated testing period, school lunches averaged 890 calories. The economist claimed that after the testing period ended, the average caloric content of the school lunches increased/dropped significantly. Set up the null and alternative hypothesis to test the economist’s claim. 3. Suppose the mean GPA of all students graduating from a particular university in 1975 was 2.40. The register plans to look at records of graduating last year to see if the mean GPA has decreased. Define notation and state the null and alternative hypothesis for this investigation. 4. A random sample of 100 observations from a population with standard deviation 58 yielded a sample mean of 111. Complete parts a through c. .