Resources for teaching LR etc
Dancing statistics: sampling & standard error< Back to search results
- Format Videos
- Language/s English
- Target Audience Schools, Self-directed learning
- EBM Stage 3 - Appraising evidence
- Duration <5 mins
- Difficulty Intermediate
Key Concepts addressed
A five minute film demonstrating the statistical concept of sampling & standard error through dance.
Often we want to know something about a large group (a population) but we can’t collect information from the whole group. So we collect it from a smaller representative group (a sample).
We use what we observe in the sample to estimate what is going on in the population.