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To: Quix

OK.

I'll bite.

What is a TYPE II error?


128 posted on 07/04/2006 5:10:03 PM PDT by fanfan (I wouldn't be so angry with them if they didn't want to kill me!)
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To: fanfan

I think another name for it is sanity.


129 posted on 07/04/2006 5:11:31 PM PDT by js1138 (Well I say there are some things we don't want to know! Important things!")
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To: fanfan

>>What is a TYPE II error?

From very basic statistics. WRT to our criminal justice system: "Sometimes, guilty people are set free. Statisticians have given this error the highly imaginative name, type II error."

http://www.sportsci.org/resource/stats/errors.html
http://www.intuitor.com/statistics/T1T2Errors.html


148 posted on 07/05/2006 10:27:32 AM PDT by Betis70 (World Cup fever)
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