SignificanceLevel

SignificanceLevel

is an option to VarianceTest and similar functions that controls cutoffs for diagnostic tests as well as test conclusions.

Details

  • The setting SignificanceLevel->α with 0<α<1 indicates a significance level of α.
  • The level used for verifying assumptions such as normality is taken to be where is the number of datasets being tested.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (2)

Set test sizes for diagnostics used in LocationTest:

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The -value is equivalent but a warning is issued:

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Set the cutoff used in "TestConclusion" and "ShortTestConclusion" properties:

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By default, 0.05 is used:

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Properties & Relations  (2)

See Also

DistributionFitTest  LocationTest  LocationEquivalenceTest  VarianceTest  VarianceEquivalenceTest

Introduced in 2010
(8.0)