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StatisticsUnderstanding Basic StatisticsIn your own words, explain the differences among the following sampling techniques: simple random sample, stratified sample, systematic sample, cluster sample, multistage sample, and convenience sample. Describe situations in which each type might be useful.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

8th Edition

Charles Henry Brase + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337558075

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In your own words, explain the differences among the following sampling techniques: simple random sample, stratified sample, systematic sample, cluster sample, multistage sample, and convenience sample. Describe situations in which each type might be useful.

Understanding Basic Statistics

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