# M&M Project Part 5 - 25462

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Using the methods in Section 8.4, test the hypothesis (α = 0.05) that the population proportions of red and brown are equal (pred = pbrown).  You are testing if their proportions are equal to one another, NOT if they are equal to one another AND equal to 13%.  NOTE:  These are NOT independent samples, but we will use this approach anyway to practice the method.  This also means that n1 and n2 will both be the total number of candies in all the bags.  The “x” values for red and brown are the counts of each we found on the Data page.  You will need to calculate the weighted p:

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Using the methods in Section 8.4, test the hypothesis (α = 0.05) that the population proportions of red and brown are equal (pred = pbrown).  You are testing if their proportions are equal to one another, NOT if they are equal to one another AND equal to 13%.&

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