01 TB Ch02 - CHAPTER 2DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS TABULAR AND GRAPHICAL PRESENTATIONS MULTIPLE CHOICE 1 A frequency distribution is a tabular summary of data

01 TB Ch02 - CHAPTER 2DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS TABULAR AND...

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CHAPTER 2—DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS: TABULAR AND GRAPHICAL PRESENTATIONS MULTIPLE CHOICE 1.A frequency distribution is a tabular summary of data showing the a.fraction of items in several classesb.percentage of items in several classesc.relative percentage of items in several classesd.number of items in several classesANS:D PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 2.A frequency distribution is PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 3.A tabular summary of a set of data showing the fraction of the total number of items in several classes is a PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 4.The relative frequency of a class is computed by PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 5.The percent frequency of a class is computed by a.multiplying the relative frequency by 10b.dividing the relative frequency by 100c.multiplying the relative frequency by 100d.adding 100 to the relative frequencyANS:C PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 6.The sum of frequencies for all classes will always equal PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics
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7.Fifteen percent of the students in a school of Business Administration are majoring in Economics, 20%in Finance, 35% in Management, and 30% in Accounting. The graphical device(s) which can be used to present these data is (are) PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics 8.A researcher is gathering data from four geographical areas designated: South = 1; North = 2; East = 3;West = 4. The designated geographical regions represent PTS: 1 TOP: Descriptive Statistics
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