False positives – false negatives

Video: Probability – False Positives and False Negatives

This video explains about risk and screening, and shows how to calculate and express rates of false positives and false negatives. An imaginary disease, Earpox, is used for the examples.

This video is available through Statistics Learning Centre. Supporting resources on Statistics Learning Centre include quizzes and a step-by-step example in NZ Statistics Level 2 and NZ Statistics Level 3.