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    In a randomized controlled trial in Kenya, insecticide treated bednets were tested as a way to reduce malaria. Among 343 infants who used the bednets , 15 developed malaria. Among 294 infants not using bednets, 27 developed malaria. Use a 0.01 significance level to test the claim that the incidence of malaria is lower for infants who use the bednets. Does the bednet appear to be effective?

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    Ina randomized controlled trial in Kenya, insecticide treated bednets were tested as a way to reduce malaria. Among 343 infants who used the bednets , 15 developed malaria. Among 294 infants not using bednets, 27 developed malaria. Use a 0.01 significance ...

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