Difference between a population and a sample

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1. Explain the difference between a population and a sample. Give an example of each.

2. Explain what is meant by a population parameter and a sample statistic. Give an example of each.

3. What does the term "statistical inference" mean?

4. What is a sampling distribution? Explain

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