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Statistics

rldbrown

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The following frequency distribution contains information about children's attitudes of smoking one pack of cigarettes a day.


1.Don't disapprove
2.Disapprove
3. Strongly disapprove


(f) 285,44.5,744= 1,474
% 19.3,30.2,50.5= 100.0
cumm% 19.3,49.5, 100.0

a. Find the mode.
b. Find the median.
c. Interpret the mode and the median.
d. Why would you not want to report the mean for this variable?
 

tkhunny

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Mode: Read the definition and read off the answer.
Median: For categorical data? I think not.
Interpret: Well? What say you?
Mean: For categorical data? I think not.
 
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