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# Use the t-tables to determine a p-value or a range of p-values for the following test...

Use the t-tables to determine a p-value or a range of p-values for the following test statistics:

 n t p-value 20 0.874 Answer< 0.0005 0.0005 < p-val < 0.001 0.001 < p-val < 0.005 0.005 < p-val < 0.01 0.01 < p-val < 0.05 0.05 < p-val < 0.1 0.1< p-val < 0.2 0.2< p-val < 0.5 15 1.271 Answer< 0.0005 0.0005 < p-val < 0.001 0.001 < p-val < 0.005 0.005 < p-val < 0.01 0.01 < p-val < 0.05 0.05 < p-val < 0.1 0.1< p-val < 0.2 0.2< p-val < 0.5 10 2.386 Answer< 0.0005 0.0005 < p-val < 0.001 0.001 < p-val < 0.005 0.005 < p-val < 0.01 0.01 < p-val < 0.05 0.05 < p-val < 0.1 0.1< p-val < 0.2 0.2< p-val < 0.5 25 3.104 Answer< 0.0005 0.0005 < p-val < 0.001 0.001 < p-val < 0.005 0.005 < p-val < 0.01 0.01 < p-val < 0.05 0.05 < p-val < 0.1 0.1< p-val < 0.2 0.2< p-val < 0.5

1) df = 20 - 1 = 19

0.861 < 0.874 < 1.066

or, t0.2 < 0.874 < t0.15

or, 0.15 < p-value < 0.2

or, 0.1 < p-value < 0.2

2) df = 14

1.076 < 1.271 < 1.345

or, t0.15 < 1.271 < t0.1

or, 0.1 < p-value < 0.15

or, 0.1 < p-value < 0.2

3) df = 9

2.262 < 2.386 < 2.821

or, t0.025 < 2.386 < t0.01

or, 0.01 < p-value < 0.025

or, 0.01 < p-value < 0.05

4) df = 24

2.797 < 3.104 < 3.467

or, t0.005 < 3.104 < t0.001

or, 0.001 < p-value < 0.005