Minitab Notes for Activity 6

Performing the Hypothesis Test (Questions 12-13)

  1. Go to Stat / Basic Statistics / 1 Proportion
  2. Click the Summarized Data radio button
  3. Enter the number of trials (n) and successes (x). Note, Minitab calls successes "events".
  4. Click Options
  5. Make sure the alternative hypothesis is set correctly (see question 6) and that the confidence level is the complement of the significance level.
  6. The test proportion should be the value claimed in the null hypothesis.
  7. Click OK