Sampling Distributions Assessment Test

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Sampling Distributions Assessment Test

In general, a sampling distribution is a probability distribution of a statistic obtained through a large number of samples drawn from a specific population. Take this assessment test to find out more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     A probability distribution of a statistic obtained through a large number of samples drawn from a specific population is...
    • A. 

      Graph

    • B. 

      Sampling distribution

    • C. 

      Sample

    • D. 

      Table

  • 2. 
    The actual or estimated standard deviation of the error in the process by which it was generated is...
    • A. 

      Open error

    • B. 

      Standard error

    • C. 

      Closed error

    • D. 

      Real value

  • 3. 
    The statistical information from a sample which will vary as the random sampling is repeated is referred to as... 
    • A. 

      Linear

    • B. 

      Nominal

    • C. 

      Sampling variability

    • D. 

      Coefficient

  • 4. 
     A listing or function showing all the possible values of data and how often they occur is...
    • A. 

      Table

    • B. 

      Distribution

    • C. 

      Arrangement

    • D. 

      Line

  • 5. 
    Randomly choosing a sample of k items from a list S containing n items, where n is either a very large or unknown number is... 
    • A. 

      Reservoir sampling

    • B. 

      Rule sampling

    • C. 

      Nomination

    • D. 

      Ordination

  • 6. 
    A statistical tool for constructing sampling distributions is the...
    • A. 

      Permutation test

    • B. 

      Combination test

    • C. 

      T test

    • D. 

      Confidence test

  • 7. 
    A statistical test used on paired nominal data is the...
    • A. 

      McNemar's test

    • B. 

      Apte test

    • C. 

      F test

    • D. 

      Linear test

  • 8. 
    What is used to test the null hypothesis that the median of a distribution is equal to some value?  
    • A. 

      Lean test

    • B. 

      Poll test

    • C. 

      Sign test

    • D. 

      Pill test

  • 9. 
    Which is a method for testing differences between three or more matched sets of frequencies or proportions?
    • A. 

      T test

    • B. 

      Optimum test

    • C. 

      Cochran's Q test

    • D. 

      D test

  • 10. 
    What is used for identification and rejection of outliers?  
    • A. 

      A test

    • B. 

      E test

    • C. 

      T test

    • D. 

      Q test