**Which of the following is NOT a property of the sampling distribution of the variance? **

A. The expected value of the sample variance is equal to the population variance.

B. The mean of the sample variances is the population variance.

C. The sample variances target the value of the population variance.

D. The distribution of sample variances tends to be a normal distribution.

**Answer:**

D. The distribution of sample variances tends to be a normal distribution.