We want to test the claim that the Smith method of gender selection is effective in increasing the likelihood that a baby will be born a girl. In a random sample of 80 couples who use the Smith method, it is found that among the 80 newborn babies, there are 35 girls.
What should we conclude about the claim?
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The solution shows how and why to go through a formal hypothesis test to make a conclusion on the claim.