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 Name: Sampling and Data: Homework ID: m16010 Language: English (en) Summary: This module presents students with a number of problems related to statistical sampling and data. In particular, students are asked to demonstrate understanding of concepts such as frequency, relative frequency, and cumulative relative frequency, random samples, quantitative vs. qualitative data, continuous vs. discrete data, and other key terms related to sampling and data. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: continuous, cumulative, data, discrete, frequency, Homework, qualitative, quantitative, random, relative, sample, sampling, statistics, survey License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.19 (history) First publication date: Mar 30, 2008 11:45 am -0500 Last revision to module: Jun 30, 2012 10:36 am -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.19 Jun 30, 2012 10:36 am -0500 by Changes: Sampling and Data: Homework: Changed "average" to "mean." Version: 1.18 May 17, 2012 9:27 pm -0500 by Changes: Sampling and Data: Homework: Clarified that some exercises are not multiple choice. Version: 1.17 Jun 22, 2011 10:32 am -0500 by Changes: Sampling and Data: Homework: Added two new problems. Version: 1.16 Feb 18, 2009 7:10 pm -0600 by Changes: Added appropriate class attribute. Version: 1.15 Feb 8, 2009 11:30 am -0600 by Changes: Sampling and Data: Homework: Corrected the answers to the following problems: #5a. changed "and" to "or." #7 c.,d.,e. changed "age" to "health costs." Version: 1.14 Oct 27, 2008 8:07 pm -0500 by Changes: roles updated Version: 1.13 Oct 1, 2008 2:29 am -0500 by Changes: See Change History (m17360) for a list of specific changes for this revision. Version: 1.12 Aug 20, 2008 11:18 am -0500 by Changes: Corrected errors (see m17360 for details) Version: 1.11 Jul 14, 2008 11:21 am -0500 by Changes: image review Version: 1.10 Jul 9, 2008 4:17 pm -0500 by Changes: table corrections Version: 1.9 Jul 8, 2008 8:50 pm -0500 by Changes: post review edits Version: 1.8 Jul 8, 2008 3:41 am -0500 by Changes: Updated to include answers to selected exercises Version: 1.7 Jul 3, 2008 11:24 am -0500 by Changes: post review updates Version: 1.6 Jun 30, 2008 10:36 pm -0500 by Changes: Updated for consistency within collection Version: 1.5 Jun 27, 2008 10:27 am -0500 by Changes: Roles changed Version: 1.4 May 22, 2008 10:07 am -0500 by Changes: Updated for consistency within collection Version: 1.3 Apr 29, 2008 2:27 pm -0500 by Changes: Updated metadata Version: 1.2 Apr 22, 2008 12:15 pm -0500 by Changes: Corrected list formatting Version: 1.1 Apr 18, 2008 4:26 pm -0500 by Changes: Original Publishing

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