Elementary Statistics (12th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321836960
ISBN 13: 978-0-32183-696-0

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Statistics - 1-3 Types of Data - Basic Skills and Concepts: 3

Answer

A parameter is a numerical measurement that describes a population, while a statistic is a numerical measurement that describes a sample.

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A parameter is a numerical measurement that describes a population, while a statistic is a numerical measurement that describes a sample.
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