is an umbrella term used to describe any test which looks at hypotheses which reliy on the sampling distribution with respect to the null hypothesis, being distributed as the f distribution, which results in an f ratio.
What is F TEST?
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F TEST: "One of the multitude of variables and 'f' referenced words. An f test will involve an f distribution and an f ratio too."