Chapter 1.1, Problem 3LC

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Frederick J Gravetter + 2 others

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Textbook Problem

What term is used for the statistical techniques that use sample data to draw conclusions about the population from which the sample was obtained?

**a.**population statistics**b.**sample statistics**c.**descriptive statistics**d.**inferential statistics

To determine

The term used for the statistical techniques that use sample data to draw conclusions about the population from which the sample was obtained.

Explanation

**Given Info:**

Sample data is used to draw conclusions about the population from which sample was obtained.

**Reason for correct answer:**

Inferential statistics uses the sample observations to draw hypothesis and thus conclusions about the population after validation of inferential tests.

**Reason for incorrect answer:**

Option **a...**

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