Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32191-121-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-121-6

Chapter 6 - Confidence Intervals - Section 6.1 Confidence Intervals for the Mean - Exercises - Page 305: 2

Answer

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Work Step by Step

The best unbiased estimator for the population mean is the sample mean. This is because s is not an estimator for u, and the mode and median are not unbiased estimators for u.
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