Ch2Def - that every set of n individuals has an equal...

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STAT 110 – Chapter 2 Definitions biased – systematically favors certain outcomes convenience sampling – selection of whichever individuals are easiest to reach voluntary response sample – chooses itself by responding to a general appeal simple random sample of size n – consists of n individuals from the population chosen in such a way
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Unformatted text preview: that every set of n individuals has an equal chance to be the sample actually selected Choosing a simple random sample - 1) assign a numerical label to every individual in the population (be sure each label is the same length if using a random digit table) 2) use software or a table to select labels at random...
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2011 for the course STAT 110 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '07 term at South Carolina.

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