Null Hypotheses Threshold question

Optuma Forums Optuma General Discussion Null Hypotheses Threshold question

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • Author
  • #52975
    AvatarMark Anthony
    • Topics: 1
    • Replies: 0
    • Posts: 1

    Hi Matthew,

    First and foremost, thank you so much for developing this program.  It has helped me pass both CMT levels 1 and 2 already.  The question I have pertains to the following slide:

    CMT 3 > Part 3 Section 1: Risk Management > Lecture 10 > @ 35 minutes into the lecture

    Before hypotheses testing, a threshold is determined for rejecting the Null Hypotheses.  The threshold is determined prior to testing to avoid possible accusations of overfitting.  My question is how do you determine the threshold without looking at the results?  Is there a standard way of determining the threshold?  For example:  Anything above a P value of 0.10 disproves Null Hypotheses?

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

Pin It on Pinterest

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.