error of the first kind

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error of the first kind

[¦er·ər əvthə ¦fərst ‚kīnd]
(statistics)
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The probability of the test statistic (0.360) is greater than the probability of alpha error rate (0.05).
Hakem degerlendirmelerine dayanarak, editorlerin bilimsel acidan etki yaratma potansiyeli tasiyan makalelerin yayina kabul karari vermede, istatistiksel acisindan Tip I (alpha error) ve Tip II (beta error) hatalarin en dusuk seviyede tutulmasi en onemli amaclarimizdir.
An over-control area is the region in which independent control limits would indicate a shift in the control materials when no true shift has occurred (i.e., commit an alpha error).