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A small effect size can make a large difference

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Material Type: Simulation
Technical Format: Java Applet
Date Added to MERLOT: May 29, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 29, 2011
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Submitter : Michelle Everson

Description:

This applet demonstrates that even a "small" effect can be important under some circumstances. Applicants from two groups apply for a job. The user manipulates the mean and the cut-off score in order to see the effects the small changes has on the number of people hired in each group. The effects on the proportion of hired... More

Keywords:
effect size, hypothesis testing, probability

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Primary Audience: High School, College General Ed, Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Java enabled web browswer
Language: English
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure Copyright: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure

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