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Samples and Populations
Common Core: S.IC.1

Samples and Populations

Author: Graham Pardun

This lesson introduces and defines the terms sample and population.

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Samples and Populations in Statistics

Here's an intro to the concepts of a "population" (e.g., all honeybees who live and work on commercial honey farms) and a "sample" (e.g., the few honeybees about which you actually collect data).