Reeves
2021-05-16
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Carol and Alina play soccer for a local college team. Based on anecdotal evidence, they think that there is a difference in a player success rate of taking penalty kicks with their dominant foot compared to their non-dominant foot. They would like to test this hypothesis with an experiment. Carol arranges for each of the 11 starting players on her team to take ten penalty kicks with their dominant foot and ten penalty kicks with their non dominant foot and records the data. Using the same data values, describe two distributions that would be more supportive of the hypothesis.

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Tasneem Almond

Answered 2021-05-17
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Two distributions that would be more supportive of the hypothesis are 9, 9, 9, 9, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 7 for a dominant foot distribution and 7, 7, 7, 7, 7, 6, 6, 6, 5, 5, 5 for a non-dominant foot distribution.

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