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Unformatted text preview: a. Regular error b. Reoccurring error c. Standard error d. Random error 6. Parameters can be estimated in two ways: with point estimates and with interval estimates ( True/False). 7. Statistical data can be used in two ways inferential and descriptive. Inferential statistics summarize information in the sample; while descriptive statistics use the information in the sample to make inference about the population and thereby become the basis for estimating model parameters (True/ False). 8. Convenience sampling refers to a situation where all values in the population have an equal chance of appearing in the sample (True/ False). 9. The Filtering capabilities in Excel allow a user to probe a large database and extract a portion of it that deals with the specific records in which the user is interested ( True/False). 10. The Sort command can be used not only for database sorting but also for sorting any contiguous set of rows and columns on a spreadsheet ( True/False)....
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This note was uploaded on 01/11/2012 for the course POL 300 taught by Professor Hafezi during the Spring '09 term at Strayer.
- Spring '09