Example 1

Mr. DiCenso wants to establish baseline measures for the 21 students in his psychology class on a memory test, but he doesn’t have time to test all students. How could Mr. DiCenso use a standard deck of 52 cards to select a simple random sample of 10 students? The students in Mr. DiCenso’s class are listed below. Tim, Alex, Eliza, Brion, Andy, Morgan, Victoria, Michael, Ian, Nick, Stella, Dominic, Quinn, Claire, DeSean, Gigi, Lara, Rafiq, Jose, Noemi, Gillian


Walch Education

Resource Type
random-sample  random-sampling  simple-random-sample 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
English (United States)
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