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P-Value Explanation

Can you explain P- value in easy to understand terms. Statistics is very confusing for me and I feel lost, any help you can give me will be greatly appreciated.

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A p-value can be looked at as an "insanity test".
For example, imagine you are trying to see if studying with music on improves grades. You conduct an experiment where half the students are made to listen to music, and the other half are made to study in quite. At the end you see that the students ...

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This solution explains the function of the p-value in statistics in easy-to-understand terms and examples. The concepts of confidence are also explained.