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shearainh2o
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Which of the following are examples of inferential statistics?
Check all that apply.
A. Finding the average (mean) of a set of numbers
B. Testing every lightbulb produced by a company to confirm that each one works
C. Testing random samples of lightbulbs produced by a company to confirm they work
D. Predicting whom you will someday marry
E. Testing a new drug on a random sample of patients to see how effective it is at curing the flu
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
shearainh2o Group Title
Which of the following are examples of inferential statistics? Check all that apply. A. Finding the average (mean) of a set of numbers B. Testing every lightbulb produced by a company to confirm that each one works C. Testing random samples of lightbulbs produced by a company to confirm they work D. Predicting whom you will someday marry E. Testing a new drug on a random sample of patients to see how effective it is at curing the flu
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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sputnik Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So with inferential statistics, you get descriptive statistics from a sample of a population and then you use those statistics about the sample to make inferences about the whole population.
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sputnik Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
For example, testing every light bulb the company makes is NOT an example of inferential statistics because they test all the light bulbs, not a sample of light bulbs. Two of the options are examples about inferential statistics.
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sputnik Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I hope that's clear?
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Veronica_EATsItAll Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Okay , So What Is The Answer .
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perl Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
C and E are inferential statistical examples
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