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Videos, activities and worksheets that are suitable for A Level Maths. In this lesson, we will learn Hypothesis Testing for a Binomial Distribution.

Hypothesis Testing - Critical Values - Two Tail Test - Binomial Distribution

In this example you are shown how to find the upper and lower critical values and the actual significance of a test.

Quite often we can find the critical value for a given test and also this can be used an alternative method of testing a hypothesis

In this example you are required to work out the upper critical value for a Binomial Distribution. A particular drug has a 1 in 4 chance of curing a certain disease. A new drug is developed to cure the disease. How many people would need to be cured in a sample of 20 if the new drug was to be deemed more successful at curing the disease than the old drug to obtain a significant result at the 5% level?

You can use the Mathway widget below to practice Algebra or other math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem. Then click "Answer" to check your answer.