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Unformatted text preview: • Simple random sampling is a procedure used to select a sample of n objects from a population in such a way that each member of the population is chosen strictly by chance, the selection of one member does not influence the selection of any other member, each member of the pouplation is equally likley to be chosen, and every possible sample of a given size n, has the same chance of selection. This method is so common that the adjective simple is generally dropped, and the resulting sample is called a random sample....
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This note was uploaded on 09/30/2009 for the course MISCELLANE 123 taught by Professor Torres during the Spring '09 term at Rochester.
- Spring '09