Representative sample


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Representative sample

A random sample of people that adequately represents the test-taking population in age, gender, race, and socioeconomic standing.
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c) The audit of a representative sample of the business of foreign residents in Denmark a sample size approx.
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To begin the test, a representative sample of molding sand is dried at 220-230F.
The research is proceeding in three phases: chapter focus groups, all-member e-survey and an in-depth paper survey to be sent to a representative sample of the membership throughout the world.
The data came from the Massachusetts Youth Risk Behavior Survey, which was conducted among a representative sample of high school students.
Zhou of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and his colleagues sampled dust, play-yard soil, and residues on windowsills and other surfaces at 168 sites that make up a representative sample of the nearly 100,000 licensed child-care centers in the United States.
Javelin independently selected participants at random, ensuring a representative sample of LifeLock subscribers.
Contract notice: The mtva on a regular representative sample in ensuring national and local radio listeners~s audience measurement data.
These two data-collection methods will help identify perceptions held by IABC members and provide information needed to design a detailed survey that will go to a representative sample of members later this year.
The number and distribution of galaxies in the mammoth survey, based in Australia and known as 2dF or 2-degree field, provide a representative sample of the local universe, Glazebrook and Baldry note.
Different methods to accumulate a representative sample helps negate this problem.
The top six advertisements in phase one will be inserted into a web survey and sent to a national representative sample of more than 600 Americans.

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