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"Based on recent data, 80% of all part-time college students are female. A survey of 1000 college
students in Kentucky found that 72% of part-time college students were female."
What is the parameter?
What is the statistic?
What statistic are we interested in? p or X
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"Based on recent data, 80% of all part-time college students are female. A survey of 1000 college students in Kentucky found that 72% of part-time college students were female." What is the parameter? What is the statistic? What statistic are we interested in? p or X

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Parameter:

A parameter is a function of observations in a population. It is an numerical quantity that describes about a given population.

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Statistic:

Statistic is defined as a characteristic or a measurement of a s...

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