the process of estimating a parameter of a given population by specifying an interval of values and the probability that the true value of the parameter falls within this interval.
The Origin Of Dog DaysThe exact dates of the dog days depend on your latitude, but by today’s estimation they begin on July 3 and come to a close on August 11.
Continually vs. ContinuouslyToday we’re going to explore the meanings and uses of the adverbs continually and continuously. These terms, along with their adjective forms continual and continuous, are often used interchangeably in speech and writing, but style guides urge writers to practice discernment when using continually and continuously. In formal contexts, continually should be used to mean “very often; at regular or frequent intervals,” and continuously to …
Compare point estimation.
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