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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral SciencesA researcher is interested in how watching a reality television show featuring fashion models influences the eating behavior of 13-year-old girls. A group of 30 13-year-old girls is selected to participate in a research study. a. The group of 30 13-year-old girls is an example of a ________. b. In the same study, the amount of food eaten in one day is measured for each girl and the researcher computes the average score for the 30 13-year-old girls. The average score is an example of a ________.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133956570

Chapter 1.2, Problem 2LC

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A researcher is interested in how watching a reality television show featuring fashion models influences the eating behavior of 13-year-old girls. A group of 30 13-year-old girls is selected to participate in a research study.

- a. The group of 30 13-year-old girls is an example of a ________.
- b. In the same study, the amount of food eaten in one day is measured for each girl and the researcher computes the average score for the 30 13-year-old girls. The average score is an example of a ________.

Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

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