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A probability distribution that describes the probability for each mean of all the samples with the same sample size n is called ____________.

Frequency Distribution

Normal Distribution

Sampling Distribution

Non-probability

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A population consists of values 2, 4, 6, and 8. What is the population mean?

4.0

4.5

5.0

5.5

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A sample consists of values 5, 10, and 15. What is the sample mean?

10

11

12

13

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If the population standard deviation $\sigma$ of a data set is 5, what is the population variance?

10

15

20

25

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If the population variance of a set of data is 16, what is the population standard deviation?

3.5

4.0

4.5

5.0

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If a population has a mean of 5.6, what is the mean of the sampling distribution of its means?

4.6

5.6

6.6

7.6

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If a population has a mean of 25, what is the mean of the sampling distributions of its means?

20

25

30

35

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If the mean of the sampling distribution of the means is 12.4, what is the mean of the population?

12.0

12.2

12.4

12.6

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Which of the following states that, “If samples of size n, where n is sufficiently then the sampling distribution of sample means approximates a normal distribution”?

Probability Distribution

Normal Distribution

Central Limit Theorem

Random Variable

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If a population has a variance of 6.2, what is the variance of the sampling distribution if the mean is n=2?

3.1

3.2

3.3

3.4

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Which of the following statements is correct?

The mean of the sampling distribution of the means is greater than the population mean.

The mean of the sampling distribution of the sample means is less than the population mean.

The means of the samples drawn from a population are always equal to the population mean.

The means of the samples drawn from a population may be equal, less than, or greater than the population mean.

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A population consists of values 3, 6, 9, and 12. What is the population mean?

5.5

6.5

7.5

8.5

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A sample consists of values 4, 8, 12, and 16. What is the sample mean?

10

11

12

13

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If the population standard deviation $\sigma$ of a data set is 4, what is the population variance?

9

12

16

25

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If the population variance of a set of data is 25, what is the population standard deviation?

5.0

5.5

6.0

6.5