RES 341 Week 5 question 5

RES 341 Week 5 question 5 - the shape not being known. In...

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5. State the main points of the Central Limit Theorem for a mean. The CLT says that if the sample size increases or has a vast/ large sample size, the sample means will have an approximate normal distribution. If the population is normal, then this distribution is normal and will remain. Determine the shape of the sampling distribution even in the event of
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Unformatted text preview: the shape not being known. In other words, the CLT states that given a distribution with a mean (μ) and variance (σ²), the sampling distribution of the mean approaches a normal distribution. No matter the shape of the original distribution, the sampling distribution of the mean approaches a normal distribution....
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This note was uploaded on 06/25/2011 for the course RES 341 taught by Professor Hermis during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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