Type
Crossword
Description

Some from all Stratified
Numbers and things that go into a category Categorical
All form some Cluster
A survey using a system Systematic
Smaller group from the survey Sample
All the data that you can see Descriptive
The people that were missed by your means of survey Undercoverage
The worst kind of survey Convenience
A study using the sample Surveys
The entire group Population
Simple Random Survey SRS
Can do meaningful math Quantitative
Assume, deduce, decide Inferential
A study using the entire population Census
Favritism Bias

Statistics Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

numbers that can be averaged quantitative
variables that consist of names or labels categorical
choose to deduce a choice from data inferential
data that is countable discrete
data that is measured contentious
ignored or rejected to respond to survey Non-response
people missed or can't participate in survey under-coverage
survey done by random chocies SRS
easiest way to group people for survey Convince
break population into sections and pick all from some Cluster
doesn't persuade or influence survey only watches observational
A question that persuades your opinion Loaded question
Survey that has added a variable experimental
Soda that is only sold in U.S and Haiti Mountain Dew
Man's Best Friend Dog
coughs up hair balls Cat

Statistics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Things you can physically see and count, a description Descriptive
To make a decision or inference Inferential
an entire group of an area Population
Smaller group pulled from a population Sample
Worldwide and takes 10 years to process data Census
Numerical, you can perform meaningful math Quantitative
To put into categories Categorical
The data is countable Discrete
Data is only measurable with an instrument Continuous
To simply watch and collect data Observational
To add treatment Experimental
To favor a certain side bias
To choose not to answer a survey nonresponse
To be missed by the method of survey undercoverage
Best method of survey SRS
Method of survey that has a system to choose subjects Systematic
All from some Cluster
Some from all Stratified
Easiest and worst method of survey Convenience
A question that persuades your opinion Loaded Question
A factor that may be effecting data results Confounding
To act differently when someone is being watched Hawthorne Effect

Chapter 1: Statistics Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Consists of information coming from observations, counts, measurements, or responses. Data
The science of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and interpreting data in order to make decisions Statistics
The collection of all outcomes, responses, measurements, or counts that are of interest Population
A subset of a population Sample
A numerical description of a population characteristic Parameter
A numerical description of a sample characteristic Statistic
The branch of statistics that involves the organization, summmarization, and display of data Descriptive Statistic
Consists of attributes, labels, or nonnumerical entries Qualitative Data
Consist of numerical measurements or counts Quantitative Data
Occurs when an experiment cannot tell the difference between the effects of the different factors on a variable. Confounding Variable
A technique where the subject does not know whether he or she is receiving a treatment or a placebo Blinding
A process of randomly assigning subjects to different treatment groups. Randomization
The repetition of an experiment using a large group of subjects. Replication
A count or measure of an entire population. Census
On in which every member of he population has an equal chance of being selected. Random Sample
Depending on the focus of the study, members of the population are divided into two or more subsets Stratified Sample
Divide the population into groups and select the members in one or more groups Cluster Sample
Each member of the population is assigned a number Systematic Sample
Convenience Sample Convenience Sample

AP Statistics: Experimental Design Crossword

Type
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Description

x variable (2 words) explanatoryvariable
y variable (2 words) response variable
all the explanatory variables factors
the choices you have for each factor levels
the combinations you will test treatments
used for comparison (can get no treatment or old treatment (2 words) controlgroup
scientists only observe, no treatment is imposed (2 words) observationalstudy
when a study systematically favors one outcome over another bias
when subjects voluntarily choose to be in the sample (3 words) voluntaryresponse
some groups of people are ignored undercoverage
some subjects that are chosen do not answer (3 words) nonresponse
when subjects give incorrect answers because they forgot or are lying (2 words) responsebias
a type of sampling that gives every individual and every group of size n an equal chance of being chosen simplerandomsample
when you select some subjects from each subgroup stratified
when you select whoever you run into to be in the sample convenience
choosing every nth person systematic
the subject nor the person handing out the treatments know if the subjects are getting the treatment or placebo doubleblindexperiment
a special case of block design in which each block consists of only 2 subjects (3 words) matchedpairdesign

Statistics Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis Data
Practice or science of collecting and analyzing numerical data in large quantities Statistics
The entire pool from which a statistical sample is drawn Population
Official count or survey of a population Census
A small part or quantity intended to show what the whole is like Sample
A numerical or other measurable factor forming one of a set that defines a system or sets the conditions of its operation Parameter
A fact or piece of data from a study of a large quantity of numerical data Statistic
Data expressing a certain quantity, amount or range Quantitative Data
Is typically descriptive data and as such is harder to analyze than Quantitative data Qualitative Data
Results from either a finite number of possible values or a countable number Discrete
Results from infinitely many possible values that can be on a continuous scale without gaps or interruptions Continuous
Level if measurement of data; characterizes data that consists of names, labels ,or categories only. Nominal
Characterizes data that may be arranged in order, but differences between data values either cannot be determined or are meaningless Ordinal
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, but differences between data values are meaningful Interval
Characterizes data that can be arranged in order, for which differences between data values are meaningful, and there is an inherent zero starting point. Ratio
Study in which we observe and measure specific characteristics, but dont attempt to manipulate or modify the subjects being studied Observational Study
Study in which data are observed, measured, and collected at one point in time Cross Sectional Study
Longitudinal cohort study that follows over time a group of similar individuals who differ with respect to certain factors under study, to determinehow these factors affect rates of certain outcome Prospective Study
Studies a cohort of individuals that share a common exposure factor to determine its influence Retrospective Study
a variable in a statistical model that correlates (directly or inversely) with both the dependent variable and an independent variable. Confounding
The practice of keeping patients in the dark as to whether they are receiving a placebo or not. Blinding
noun: placebo effect; plural noun: placebo effects a beneficial effect, produced by a placebo drug or treatment, that cannot be attributed to the properties of the placebo itself, and must therefore be due to the patient's belief in that treatment. Placebo Effect
denoting a test or trial, especially of a drug, in which any information that may influence the behavior of the tester or the subject is withheld until after the test. Double Blind
With a randomized block design, the experimenter divides subjects into subgroups called blocks, such that the variability within blocks is less than the variability between blocks. Then, subjects within each block are randomly assigned to treatment conditions. Blocks
the repetition of an experimental condition so that the variability associated with the phenomenon can be estimated. Replication
type of probability sampling method in which sample members from a larger population are selected according to a random starting point and a fixed periodic interval. Systematic Sampling
One of the non-probability sampling methods Convenience Sampling
Type of sampling method where the researcher divides the population into seperate groups, called strata Stratified Sampling
sampling technique used when "natural" but relatively heterogeneous groupings are evident in a statistical population Cluster Sampling
the error caused by observing a sample instead of the whole population Sampling Error
the deviations of estimates from their true values that are not a function of the sample chosen, including various systematic errors and random errors that are not due to sampling. Nonsampling Error
a method of selecting a sample (random sample) from a statistical population in such a way that every possible sample that could be selected has a predetermined probability of being selected Random Sample
subset of a statistical population in which each member of the subset has an equal probability of being chosen. Simple Random Sample
Subjects that are very carefully chosen Rigorously Controlled Design
subjects are put into blocks through a process of random selection Completely Randomized Design

Probability and Statistics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Stratified Sample
Random Sample
Cluster Sample
Inferential Statistics
Descriptive Statistics
Qualitative Data
Quantitative Data
Ordinal Level
Interval Level
Nominal Level
Ratio Level
Confounding Variable
Blinding
Randomization
Replication
Parameter
Sample
Statistics
Data
Population

statistics vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

numbers or information describing some characteristic data
collection of data from every element of a population census
measured characteristic of a sample stastistic
data where the number of possibilities is finite discrete
characterizes data may be arranged in order ordinal
data you find and observe observational
situation occurs when effects of 2 or more variables can not be distinguished from each other confounding
groups of subjects that are similar blocks
data is readily available convience
difference between population result and true population samplingerror
sample of particular size simplerandomsample
methods for planning experiments, obtaining data, summerizing, etc. statistics
subset of a population sample
observations made by counting quantitative
infinatley many possible values continuous
level of measurement interval
data is observed from one point of time crosssectional
experiments undergo a placebo blinding
repetition of an expiriment replication
samples are drawn from groups stratified
untreated subject believes they are under treatment placeboeffect
entire collection of elements to be studied population
measured characteristics parameter
observation using senses qualitative
characterizes data by names and labels nomial
data that can be arranged in order like a fraction ratio
data is collected from the past retrospective
subject and person giving subject treatment are under a placebo doubleblind
every (x) element is selected systematic
randomly selecting subjects in a population cluster

Statistics Chapter 1 Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A ______ is a numerical facsimile or representation of a real-world phenomenon. simulation
_____ are measurements or observations from which the entire population are used. census
A _____ is a group of individuals sharing some common features the might affect the treatment. Block
A ____ is a list of individuals from which a sample is actually selected. Sampling Frame
A ____ is the result of poor sample design, sloppy data collection, faulty measuring instruments, bias in questionaries and so on. Non sampling Error
____ results from omitting population members from the sample frame. Over coverage
In _____, are only from some of the individuals of interest. sample data
A ____ is a numerical measure that describes an aspect of the population. parameter
____ sampling uses a variety of smapling methods to create successively smaller groups at each stage. multistage clustering
Population divided into subgroups. Stratified
A measurement or observation from which only a part of the population is used. sample

Elementary Statistics Chapter 1.1 and 1.2 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Consists of information coming from observations, counts, measurements, or responses data
the branch of statistics that involves the organization, summarization, and display of data Descriptive statistics
Data can be ordered, and meaningful differences between entries can be calculated Interval
consists of numerical measurements or counts Quantitative data
a subset, or part, of a populatin sample
a numerical description of a population characteristic parameter
Data are qualitative only - categorized by using names, labels, or qualities nominal
the branch of statistics that involves using a sample to draw conclusions about a population Inferential statistics
determines which statistical calculations are meaningful level of measurement
consists of attributes, labels, or nonnumerical entries qualitative data
a numerical description of a sample characteristic statistic
the collection of all outcomes, responses, measurements, or counts that are of interest population
the science of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and interpreting data in order to make decisions statistics
data that are qualitative or quantitative - can be arranged in order, or ranked, but differences between data entries are not meaningful ordinal
Data can be set up so that one data entry can be meaningfully expressed as a multiplier of another ratio

AP Statistics Unit 3 Partner Assessment Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a ______ random sample consists of separate simple random samples drawn from groups of similar individuals. stratified
A "fake" treatment that is sometimes used in experiments placebo
I want to test if a sugar substitute in coffee is liked by people. Some people are given the sugar substitute and some are given sugar. The group that gets the sugar is called the _______ group. Control
The process of drawing a conclusion about the population based on a sample Inference
this type of study can not be used to establish a cause-effect relationship observational
the practice of using enough subjects in an experiment to reduce chance variation replication
a study that systematically favors certain outcomes shows this bias
this occurs when some groups in the population are left out of the process when choosing the sample undercoverage
when treatment is imposed in order to observe a response experiment
the entire group of individuals about which we want information population
groups of similar individuals in a population strata
this occurs when an individual chosen for the sample cannot be contacted or refuses to participate nonresponse
an observed effect that is too large to have occurred by chance alone significant
a sample in which we choose individuals who are easiest to reach convenience
a _______ response sample consists of people who choose themselves by responding to a general appeal voluntary
neither the subjects nor those measuring the response know which treatment the subject received (two words) double blind
when units are humans, the are called subjects
the name of all employees are placed in a hat and 15 names are drawn for a prize. What type of sample is this? simple random sample
students are given a pre-test on the Civil War. I then give them a chapter to read on the subject, then give a post-test. The chapter they read is called the ______. treatment
There are 20 socks in a drawer, i randomly remove 4 socks to see if I get at least one matching pair. The four socks are called a _______. sample