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# Sampling variability In thinking about Gallups sample of

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Problem 5.34

Sampling variability In thinking about Gallups sample of size 1523, we asked, Could it happen that one random sample finds that 57% of adults recently bought a lottery ticket and a second random sample finds that only 37% had done so? Look at Figure 5.6 (page 224), which shows the results of 1000 samples of this size when the population truth is 60%. Would you be surprised if a sample from this population gave 57%? Would you be surprised if a sample gave 37%?

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ANEQ 328 Foundations In Animal Genetics Week 13 Class Notes (4/12/16-4/14/16) Must Know Statistics: Especially To Understand Quantitative Genetics  Important Background Information o Population  A breeding population of animals. o Value  A numeric value applied to an individual as opposed to a population.  Phenotypic Trait o Trait  A genetically determined characteristics.  Trait doesn’t always equal phenotype. o Simple Trait  When a gene is controlled by 1 or a few loci.  Can be qualitati

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