Chaya Galloway
2021-02-21
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How can relative frequencies be used yo help us estimate probabilities occuring in sampling distributions?

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Brighton

Answered 2021-02-22
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The relative frequency is the ratio of class frequency and total frequency. It is the likelihood estimate of the sample statistic that lies within the defined class bounds. Since it acts as the estimate of the statistic it can be used in estimating the probabilities occurring in sampling disrtibutions

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Which of the following is true about the sampling distribution of means?

A. Shape of the sampling distribution of means is always the same shape as the population distribution, no matter what the sample size is.

B. Sampling distributions of means are always nearly normal.

C. Sampling distributions of means get closer to normality as the sample size increases.

D. Sampling distribution of the mean is always right skewed since means cannot be smaller than 0.

A. Shape of the sampling distribution of means is always the same shape as the population distribution, no matter what the sample size is.

B. Sampling distributions of means are always nearly normal.

C. Sampling distributions of means get closer to normality as the sample size increases.

D. Sampling distribution of the mean is always right skewed since means cannot be smaller than 0.

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Which of the following are possible examples of sampling distributions? (Select all that apply.)

mean trout lengths based on samples of size 5

average SAT score of a sample of high school students

average male height based on samples of size 30

heights of college students at a sampled universit

yall mean trout lengths in a sampled lake

mean trout lengths based on samples of size 5

average SAT score of a sample of high school students

average male height based on samples of size 30

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yall mean trout lengths in a sampled lake

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Which of the following statements about the sampling distribution of the sample mean is incorrect?

(a) The standard deviation of the sampling distribution will decrease as the sample size increases.

(b) The standard deviation of the sampling distribution is a measure of the variability of the sample mean among repeated samples.

(c) The sample mean is an unbiased estimator of the population mean.

(d) The sampling distribution shows how the sample mean will vary in repeated samples.

(e) The sampling distribution shows how the sample was distributed around the sample mean.

(a) The standard deviation of the sampling distribution will decrease as the sample size increases.

(b) The standard deviation of the sampling distribution is a measure of the variability of the sample mean among repeated samples.

(c) The sample mean is an unbiased estimator of the population mean.

(d) The sampling distribution shows how the sample mean will vary in repeated samples.

(e) The sampling distribution shows how the sample was distributed around the sample mean.

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Which of the following is true about sampling distributions?

-Shape of the sampling distribution is always the same shape as the population distribution, no matter what the sample size is.

-Sampling distributions are always nearly normal.

-Sampling distribution of the mean is always right skewed since means cannot be smaller than 0.

-Sampling distributions get closer to normality as the sample size increases.

-Shape of the sampling distribution is always the same shape as the population distribution, no matter what the sample size is.

-Sampling distributions are always nearly normal.

-Sampling distribution of the mean is always right skewed since means cannot be smaller than 0.

-Sampling distributions get closer to normality as the sample size increases.

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