ERIC Number: EJ540064
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Statistics and Hypothesis Testing in Biology.
Maret, Timothy J.; Ziemba, Robert E.
Journal of College Science Teaching, v26 n4 p283-85 Feb 1997
Suggests that early in their education students be taught to use basic statistical tests as rigorous methods of comparing experimental results with scientific hypotheses. Stresses that students learn how to use statistical tests in hypothesis-testing by applying them in actual hypothesis-testing situations. To illustrate, uses questions such as Why are leopard frog populations in the southwest U.S. declining? (PVD)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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