# In an ANOVA, what does F=1 mean?

##### 1 Answer

When using a F-test to compare variances, a value of

#### Explanation:

An F-test is used to test if the variances of two populations are equal. The statistic we define to test this is the ratio of the two variances:

Where

A value of

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