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### Elementary Statistics

Book edition 9th
Author(s) Weiss, Neil
Pages 590 pages
ISBN 9780321989505

# Define the following terms:(a) Population(b) Sample

Part (a) Population is defined as the collection of all individuals or items under consideration.

Part (b) A sample is that part of the population from which information is collected.

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## Part (a) Step 1. Given information.

The given term is "Population".

We have to define the given term "Population".

## Part (a) Step 2. Define Population.

In a statistical study, Population is defined as the collection of all individuals or items under consideration.

Or we can say that population is an entire set from which a sample is drawn.

## Part (b) Step 1. Given information.

The given term is "Sample".

We have to define the given term "Sample".

## Part (b) Step 2. Define Sample.

In a Statistical study, a sample is that part of the population from which information is collected.

A sample is a subset of the population.