Researchers in a clinical study collected information from
their subjects at the beginning of the study. Two of the variables were body
mass index (BMI) and age. We are interested in seeing if there is an
association between BMI and age. The data from the study can be found in the fi
le Age BMI.
a.Â Â Â Â Â Â
State the appropriate null and alternative hypotheses.
Â b. Conduct a simulation analysis
with 1,000 repetitions. What is your p-value?
Â c. Summarize your conclusion from
this simulation analysis. If there is an association, describe if it is
positive or negative in the context of the study