# Hypothesis Tests for Two Samples

#### Competency

Evaluate hypothesis tests for population parameters from two populations.

#### Dealing with Two Populations

Inferential statistics involves forming conclusions about a population parameter. We do so by constructing confidence intervals and testing claims about a population mean and other statistics. Typically, these methods deal with a sample from one population. We can extend the methods to situations involving two populations (and there are many such applications). This deliverable looks at two scenarios.

Concept being Studied

Your focus is on hypothesis tests and confidence intervals for two populations using two samples, some of which are independent and some of which are dependent. These concepts are an extension of hypothesis testing and confidence intervals which use statistics from one sample to make conclusions about population parameters.

#### What to Submit

Your research and analysis should be presented on the spreadsheet provided. ALL math problems have to be done using excel functions.