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buttermequeasy

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Determine whether the underlined numerical value is a parameter or a statistic. Explain your reasoning. A certain zoo found that 8% of its 843 animals were nocturnal. Choose the correct answer below. A. Statistic, becausethe data set of a sample of animals in a zoo is a population. B. Parameter, because the data set of all 843 animals in a zoo is a sample. C. Parameter, because the data set of a sample of animals in a zoo is a population. D. Parameter, because the data set of all 843 animals in a zoo is a population.

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  1. buttermequeasy
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    E. Statistic, because the data set of a sample of animals in a zoo is a sample. F. Statistic, because the data set of all 843 animals in a zoo is a population. G. Statistic, because the data set of all 843 animals in a zoo is a sample. H. Parameter, because the data set of a sample of animals in a zoo is a sample.

  2. buttermequeasy
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    pls help :-(

  3. kropot72
    • one year ago
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    The term statistic is used for a sample, whereas the term parameter is used for a parent population.

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