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# identify which of these types of sampling is | Ch 1.4 - 16BSC

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Problem 16BSC

Problem 16BSC

identify which of these types of sampling is used: random, systematic, convenience, stratified, or cluster.

Dictionary The author collected sample data by randomly selecting 20 different pages from a printed version of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and then counting the number of defined words on each of those pages.

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Given, the author collected sample data by randomly selecting 20 different pages from a printed version of the Merriam-Webster Dictionary and then counting the number of defined words on each of those pages.

Cluster sampling :  the researcher divides the population into separate groups, called clusters. Then, a simple random sample of clusters is selected from the population.

This is a cluster sample because the author is selecting 20 different "clusters" randomly that contain subjects of all different kinds and then samples every single subject in that cluster.

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