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significance level

In statistics, the point at which a null hypothesis is rejected. Also known as the "level of significance." Who can identify the significance level in this problem?
See also: level, significance
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066, and hence we can reject the null hypothesis at a significance level of [alpha] = 0.
036 and once again, we can reject the null hypothesis that the proportion of the combined number of A's and B's are equal, at a significance level of [alpha] = 0.