The table below gives beverage preferences for random samples of teens and adults. Beverage Teens Adults…

The table below gives beverage preferences for random samples of
teens and adults.

Beverage
Teens
Adults
Total

Coffee
50
200
250

Tea
100
150
250

Soft Drink
200
200
400

Other
25
75
100

Total
375
625
1,000

We are asked to test for independence between age (i.e., adult
and teen) and drink preferences.
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Refer to Exhibit 11-5. The result of the test is that the
Question 11 options:

hypothesis of independence can be rejected

hypothesis of independence cannot be rejected

test is inconclusive

None of these alternatives is correct.