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Unformatted text preview: INFERENTIAL 1. Infer the characteristics of a larger group from data collected on a smaller group. 2. Larger group=population=parameter. 3. Smaller group=sample=statistic 4. Two branches: o Parameter Estimation: is a measurement on a population that charactertizes one of its features; examples: modes the value in the population that occurs most frequently and the average o Hypothesis Testing...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2011 for the course COMMUNCATI COMM 302 taught by Professor Laureltraynowicz during the Spring '09 term at Boise State.
- Spring '09