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Population or Sample

posted Oct 23, 2009, 12:21 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Feb 4, 2010, 5:39 AM by Prof Kiernan ]

"Samples are small, & they're written in English

Populations are general, & they're written in Greek."

    All sample (portions of the whole group) data is written using english letters. Whereas, the majority of population data use Greek notation.