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ERIC Number: EJ548140
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0141-982X
The Relative Effects of Sample Size and Proportion.
Nicholson, James
Teaching Statistics, v19 n2 p47-48 Sum 1997
Discusses the relative effects of sample size and proportion in the use of sampling to investigate a population. Concludes that the nature of probability and statistics is such that in many situations, the reality is counterintuitive to many generally well-educated people who are not statistically trained. Discusses implications for educators. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ireland