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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2015     Views: 0

Use a zero before a decimal point (.) with numbers that are less than 1 when the statistic can exceed 1.

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Do not use a zero before a decimal point when the statistic cannot be greater than 1 (e.g., correlations, proportions, and levels of statistical significance).

p = .028 

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