# What are 5 sampling techniques, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of each?

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Jul 8, 2015

In fact sampling techniques are of two categories viz (i)Random Sampling Techniques and (ii) Nonrandom sampling techniques. Then there are the mixed sampling techniques.

#### Explanation:

Simple random sampling

Stratified Random Sampling

Systematic Random Sampling

Cluster Sampling

Quota Sampling and

Multistage sampling. the first one is the simplest form of Random Sampling

The Rest are Mixed Sampling devices. If further explanation is required ask individual questions.