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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 ________.

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8th Edition
Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133956570

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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.

  1. a. The group of 30 13-year-old girls is an example of a ________.
  2. 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 ________.

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