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Set 23
A point estimate of a parameter is a single number that serves as an
estimate for the true value of the parameter. The estimate comes from a
statistic, and is then calculated from the sample da
Sets 13 and 14
Continuous Random Variable: A random variable which can assume
an uncountable number of values (i.e. some interval of real numbers).
For a random variable, the probability distribution
Set 1
A population is a collection of objects of that we wish to study.
Example: Some examples of populations:
All I-beams being made by a particular manufacturer.
All current UVic students.
All Ca
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STATISTICS 260
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