BigPicture Example Series: Guide to Hypothesis Tests

In the BigPicture Example Series, we’ll show you different ways you can make BigPicture work for you.  All these examples come with your copy of the BigPicture software, which you can download here. Get BigPicture today and start playing with these fun and informative example models. The possibilities are limitless!

This example illustrates a nice use of BigPicture, one that should be useful to statisticians (or people who are attempting to learn inferential statistics). It breaks down commonly used hypothesis tests into three groups: tests on a single parameter, tests comparing parameters from two populations, and tests comparing parameters from more than two populations.

hypothese bp map closeup

Children of these main topics list the parameters involved, and their children indicate how the tests can be performed with the StatTools add-in. Color coding is used to distinguish the levels of the topics, and lighter colored topics refer to nonparametric tests.

hypothesis BP map

 

Check out the full example model in BigPicture’s ‘Example Spreadsheets’ section under the Help menu:

BP example files location

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