H_{0}: Δ ≤ δ_{1} | The difference (Δ) between the mean of the test population and the target is less than or equal to the lower equivalence limit (δ_{1}). |
H_{0}: Δ ≥ δ_{2} | The difference (Δ) between the mean of the test population and target is greater than or equal to the upper equivalence limit (δ_{2}). |
H_{1}: δ_{1}< Δ < δ_{2} | The difference (Δ) between the mean of the test population and the target value is greater than the lower equivalence limit (δ_{1}) and less than the upper equivalence limit (δ_{2}). |
Option | Hypotheses |
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Test mean > target | H_{0}: Test mean – target (Δ) ≤ 0
H_{1}: Test mean – target (Δ) > 0 |
Test mean < target | H_{0}: Test mean – target (Δ) ≥ 0
H_{1}: Test mean – target (Δ) < 0 |
Test mean - target > lower limit | H_{0}: Test mean – target (Δ) ≤ δ_{1}
H_{1}: Test mean – target (Δ) > δ_{1} |
Test mean - target < upper limit | H_{0}: Test mean – target (Δ) ≥ δ_{2}
H_{1}: Test mean – target (Δ) < δ_{2} |