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Department
Biology
Course
BIOL 361
Professor
Roland Hall
Semester
Winter

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WHY DO WE NEED STATISTICAL CALCULATIONSExtrapolate results from a limited sample to a larger group ex The worldKnowing if results are due to random variation or expected drug for exampleSample to PopulationThere is no sample population there is a sample and there is a population but they are 2 different thingsQuality control ex Randomly selecting 1 of every 100 blackberries a sample to test the screen and estimate flaw rate of the entire population Political pollsLab of field experiments data gathered forms the sampleoIf you repeat the experiment several times you would have slightly diff data pointsStatistical methods are ba
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