Problem 1BSC

Simple Random Sample At a national conference of the American Appliances Association, a market researcher plans to conduct a survey of conference attendees. She uses the list of attendee names and selects every 20th name. Is the result a simple random sample? Why or why not? In general, what is a simple random sample?

Problem 1BSC

Answer:

Step1 of 3:

We have At a national conference of the American Appliances Association, a market researcher plans to conduct a survey of conference attendees. She uses the list of attendee names and selects every 20th name.

Step2 of 3:

We need to check whether is the result a simple random sample? Why or why not? In general, what is a simple random sample?

Step3 of 3:

“No, it is not a simple random sample” because...