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Using & Understanding Mathematics: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach 7th Edition

Using & Understanding Mathematics: A Quantitative Reasoning Approach (7th Edition)

Book Edition7th Edition
Author(s)Bennett, Briggs
ISBN9780134705187
PublisherPearson Higher Education
SubjectMath

Chapter 5, Section 5A, Think About It, Exercise 1B

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Use the definition of the treatment and control group.

Explanation

  • The computer function is the generation of random numbers between 0 and 100.
  • The group of sample members that receives the treatment being tested is said to be the treatment group.
  • The numbers between 0 and 100 are generated by the given computer function.
  • The numbers between 0 and 100 belong to the treatment group.
  • The group of samples that does not receive the treatment being tested is said to be the control group.
  • The numbers which are less than 0 or greater than 100 are not generated by the computer function.
  • The numbers less than 0 and greater than 100 belong to the control group.

Verified Answer

  • The computer function is the generation of random numbers between 0 and 100.
  • The numbers between 0 and 100 belong to the treatment group.
  • The numbers less than 0 and greater than 100 belong to the control group.
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