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Definition of Sample

(noun) A subset of a population selected to represent the entire population.

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Cite the Definition of Sample

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “sample.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/sample/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

sample. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/sample/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “sample.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/sample/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“sample.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/sample/>.