Identify the population: An education professor wants to gather information about parental involvement in early education for students attending a particular Ivy League university. She obtains a list of registered students from the registrar's office and randomly chooses 300 students to study.

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asked 2021-01-31
Identify the population: An education professor wants to gather information about parental involvement in early education for students attending a particular Ivy League university. She obtains a list of registered students from the registrar's office and randomly chooses 300 students to study.

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The population contains all individuals/subjects about which we want to collect information.
A sample is the part of the population of which information was actually collected.
We then note that the sampleis the 300 randomly selected students attending a particular Ivy League university and thus the population then contains all students attendling partictular ivy League university.
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