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During a study, the null hypothesis is not rejected when it is in fact false (type II error). What is the most likely cause of this error?

A) small sample size
B) vast population size
C) high population variability
D) percentage sample around 50%
E) population data skewed to one end
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power is dependant on sample size
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A.small sample size.
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I agree

Yes, The answer to this one is -

A) Small Sample Size

Here's a thread (started by bebix) which I thought was quite useful. It has a good discussion from other members on Types of errors -

Type I and II error and Power
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