Pam210_PS1_answer

Pam210_PS1_answer - PAM 210 Spring 2008 Professor Owens...

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PAM 210 Spring 2008 Professor Owens Problem Set 1: Suggested Answer 1) a) Population: every individual U.S. citizens from “Generation X”. Sample: randomly selected a sample from the population. Necessary variables: age, ethnicity, gender, parents’ occupation, marital status, household income, household size…. .etc. Categorical variables: ethnicity, gender, parents’ occupation, marital status. Quantitative variables: age, household income, household size. b) Population: every individual adult residents of a state. Sample: randomly selected a sample from the population. Necessary variables: birth cohorts, gender, race, political views, years of schooling, income….etc. Categorical variables: birth cohorts, gender, race, political views. Quantitative variables: years of schooling, income. c) Population: every individual with a certain disease. Sample: randomly selected a sample from the population. Necessary variables: gender, severity of the symptom, age,
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2009 for the course PAM 210 taught by Professor Abdus,s. during the Spring '08 term at Cornell.

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Pam210_PS1_answer - PAM 210 Spring 2008 Professor Owens...

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