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Technique 10: Sampling Distribution (Binomial)
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Broughton, Walter. 2010. “Technique 10: Sampling Distribution (Binomial)”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Teaching Objectives/Student Learning Outcomes:
To provide a concrete example of a sampling distribution; to demonstrate the statistical
properties of such a distribution, specifically, that its mean is equal to the underlying population parameter and that 95% of the sample results lie within plus or minus two standard deviations of that value; to...

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Subject Area(s):
Teaching and Learning in Sociology
Resource Type(s):
Class Activity
Class Level(s):
College 300

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