Elementary Statistics: A Step-by-Step Approach with Formula Card 9th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0078136334
ISBN 13: 978-0-07813-633-7

Chapter 1 - The Nature of Probability and Statistics - 1-1 Descriptive and Inferential Statistics - Exercises 1-1: 7

Answer

Samples are used more than populations both because populations are usually large and because researchers are unable to use every subject in the population.

Work Step by Step

Samples are easier to use than populations on account of their small size.
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