error of the first kind

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error of the first kind

[¦er·ər əvthə ¦fərst ‚kīnd]
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(5) For a detailed mathematical derivation of the probabilities of Type I and Type II errors for serial and parallel systems in two-state and three-state worlds, see Heimann (1993: 425-27).
FIGURE 1 TYPE I AND TYPE II ERRORS Proper Course of Action Take No Action Take Action Take No I II Action Correct Type I Decision Error Decision Take III IV Action Type II Correct Error Decision FIGURE 2 THE BASIC DECISION MATRIX OF POLICYMAKERS Choice 1 Choice 2 Incremental Dramatic Action Action--Mild No Mitigation Action Proper Course of Action I II Correct Decision Type I Error III IV Type II Error Correct Decision TABLE 1 FOUNDATIONS OF CONSTRUCTIVIST VS.
Scalable decision rules for environmental impact studies: effect size, Type I and Type II errors. Ecol.
Given this increased potential for Type I and Type II errors. managers could adjust the control system structure to compensate for these tendencies.
To illustrate the concept of type I and type II errors in organizational systems, let us consider the example of NASA and its decision to launch the space shuttle.
TYPE I AND TYPE II ERRORS IN AN ADMINISTRATIVE SETTING
Since we do not want to specify these values, for analytical purposes, we find it more useful to discuss the trade-off in terms of type I and type II errors.
Type I and type II errors become a vector-valued function.