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Sampling

The target population is the group from whom the sample is drawn. For example, if
the sample of participants is taken from sixth form colleges in Leeds, the findings
can only apply to that group of people and not all sixth form students in the UK or…

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Involves classifying the population into categories and then choosing a sample
which consists of participants from each category in the same proportions as they
are in the target population.

Most representative sampling method as long as the categories are
identified correctly.
Time consuming as categories have to be…

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