Explain why a normal distribution can be used as an approximation to a binomial distribution. What conditions must be met to use the normal distribution to approximate the binomial distribution? Why is a correction for continuity necessary?

STP 231 lecture covering 1.3 I.) Sample vs. Population, Descriptive vs. Inferential statistics A.) Population: Collection of all the individuals who are in consideration for the study. Denoted by the variable N. B.) Sample: Part of the population that is sampled and the experiment is ran on them. Denoted by the...