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There are two ways to determine the power of a statistical test,
analytical and numerical (that is, experimentally) and quite often, the
numerical method is a more practical approach. To determine the power
of a test given a sample size , you need only to follow these
steps:
 Generate simulated data points (see Section 3.8
for details on how this can be accomplished).
 Apply your test to the data.
 Determine if your test correctly rejected the null hypothesis.
 Return to Step 1 and repeat many, many times.
 The power of your test is:
Frank Starmer
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