**Control chart** — One of the Seven Basic Tools of Quality First described by Walter A. Shewhart … Wikipedia

**Sampling (statistics)** — Sampling is that part of statistical practice concerned with the selection of individual observations intended to yield some knowledge about a population of concern, especially for the purposes of statistical inference. Each observation measures… … Wikipedia

**sampling** — samp‧ling [ˈsɑːmplɪŋ ǁ ˈsæm ] noun [countable, uncountable] STATISTICS the activity of checking a small number of products from a larger number, asking questions to people from a larger number etc, so as to understand better the group as a whole … Financial and business terms

**Sampling** — may refer to: Sampling (signal processing), converting a continuous signal into a discrete signal Sampling (graphics), converting continuous colors into discrete color components Sampling (music), re using portions of sound recordings in a piece… … Wikipedia

**Control-Feedback-Abort Loop** — Too often systems fail, sometimes leading to significant loss of life, fortunes and confidence in the provider of a product or service. It was determined that a simple and useful tool was needed to help in the analysis of interactions of groups… … Wikipedia

**Sampling bias** — In statistics, sampling bias is when a sample is collected in such a way that some members of the intended population are less likely to be included than others. It results in a biased sample, a non random sample[1] of a population (or non human… … Wikipedia

**Sampling rate** — Analog signal and resulting sampled signal. The sampling rate, sample rate, or sampling frequency defines the number of samples per second (or per other unit) taken from a continuous signal to make a discrete signal. For time domain signals, it… … Wikipedia

**sampling** — A method for collecting information and drawing inferences about a larger population or universe, from the analysis of only part thereof, the sample. Censuses of the population are an expensive way of monitoring social and economic change, and… … Dictionary of sociology

**sampling** — /sam pling, sahm /, n. 1. the act or process of selecting a sample for testing, analyzing, etc. 2. the sample so selected. [1630 40; SAMPLE + ING1] * * * ▪ statistics in statistics, a process or method of drawing a representative group of… … Universalium

**Sampling risk** — In auditing, sampling is an inevitable means of testing. However, sampling is always associated with sampling risks which auditors have to control.Sampling risk represents the possibility that auditor s conclusion based on a sample is different… … Wikipedia