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determine whether the given value is a | Ch 1.3 - 5BSC

Elementary Statistics | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321836960 | Authors: Mario F. Triola ISBN: 9780321836960 18

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Problem 5BSC

Problem 5 BSC

 

determine whether the given value is a statistic or a parameter.

Distracted Driving In a AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety survey, 21% of the respondents said that they recently texted or e-mailed while driving.

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Problem 5 BSC

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Step1 of 3:

We have In a AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety survey, 21% of the respondents said that they recently texted or e-mailed while driving.

Step2 of 3:

We need to determine whether the given value is a statistic or a parameter.

Step3 of 3:

Let us know what is parameter and what is statistic

Consider,

Parameter: A parameter is a characteristic of a population.

Statistic: A statistic is a characteristic of a sample.

From the above problem we can say that data is obtained from sample hence it is a “statistic”. 

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Textbook: Elementary Statistics
Edition: 12
Author: Mario F. Triola
ISBN: 9780321836960

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