Arandom sample of 100 children were asked whether they prefer apples or oranges. the results are shown in the table.
select a word or phrase from the drop-down menus to correctly complete the statements describing the association.
of the boys surveyed, more
. of the girls surveyed, more . there appear to be an association between gender and fruit preference.
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Given is a two way table with gender on one side and fruits namely apples and oranges on other side
From the table we can say that boys preferred more apples to oranges and the same for girls also
To check association between gender and fruit let us do chi square test
Contingency table would be as follows:
Expected values would be
Boys 26.55 18.45
Girls 32.45 22.55
p = 1
Since p is very high, we can accept that there is no association between gender and preference of fruits
There do not appear to be an association between gender and fruit preference.
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