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Georgia Southern University, College of Business Administration BUSA 3131 Business Statistics Fall 2011 QUIZ 9 Name: _______________ 1.Suppose we are performing samples to compare the mean time required to perform some task using one of two possible methods, Method A or Method B, for performing the task. Such studies are common in both service and manufacturing because organizational leaders must assess their options for minimizing expenses and improving efficiency. One way to conduct such a study would be to identify two independent groups of employees and then assign one of the groups to use Method A and assign the other group to use Method B. Then the time required to perform the task by each group could be measured and compared. If the researchers adopt this model of test using two independent sample groups of employees each using a different work method would you call this an independent sample design or a matched sample design? a. Independent sample design b. Matched sample design 2. Which of the following might be advantages to using an independent sample design? a. Each work method could be measured independently
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2012 for the course BUSA 3131 taught by Professor Watson during the Fall '11 term at Georgia Southern University .

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