7.A medical study followed 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug Lafent or astandard chemotherapy drug. 76% of those who received Lafent were still living after eightmonths, compared to only 63% of this who received the standard chemotherapy drug.DENTIFYa. the populationb. the samplec. any population parameters givend. any sample statistics given

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7.A medical study followed 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug Lafent or a
standard chemotherapy drug. 76% of those who received Lafent were still living after eight
months, compared to only 63% of this who received the standard chemotherapy drug.
DENTIFY
a. the population
b. the sample
c. any population parameters given
d. any sample statistics given
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7.A medical study followed 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug Lafent or a standard chemotherapy drug. 76% of those who received Lafent were still living after eight months, compared to only 63% of this who received the standard chemotherapy drug. DENTIFY a. the population b. the sample c. any population parameters given d. any sample statistics given

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Given that there are 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug or a standard chemotherapy drug.76% of those who received new drug are still living after eight months compared to 63% of this who received the standard chemotherapy drug.

Step 2

(a) The population referred to here is all the cancer patients.

Step 3

(b) The sample considered here is...

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