n**POPULATION** -
the entire group a researcher wishes to study

n**SAMPLE** - a
subset of the population

n**PARAMETER** Ð a
characteristic of a population

n**VARIABLE - **anything
measured about the participants/subjects

n**Dependent** -
what is __measured__, it is the outcome variable

n**Independent** -
what the researcher __manipulated__ or controlled

na. **Quantitative
**(continuous) **Ð **amount,
degree of the variable

nb. **Qualitative
**(categorical, nominal) -
categories

n**RAW DATA** - the
actual numbers collected

nD*ata is a plural
noun*

nCorrect: The data are presented in Table 1

n**SAMPLE STATISTIC** - a summary measure of the sample