FAQ: Hypothesis Testing - Assumptions of Numerical Hypothesis Tests


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In hypothesis testing it says if the ratio of two standard deviation is staying within 10 percent then it should suffice .What i don’t understand is with respect to what should the ratio be 10 percent.what are we comparing ratio with when we say 10 percent ,for example we get the ratio between dist_2/dist_3 as 58 % what does the percentage imply?