In the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, it was reported that 54% of kids said that they had a snack after school. A random sample of 60 kids was selected, and 36 said that they had a snack after school. Use α = 0.01 and the P-value method to test the claim. On the basis of the results, should parents be concerned about their children eating a healthy snack?
Perform each of the following steps.
a. State the hypotheses and identify the claim.
b. Find the critical value(s).
c. Compute the test value.
d. Make the decision.
e. Summarize the results.
Use the traditional method of hypothesis testing unless otherwise specified.