January 14, 2008

January 14, 2008 - values at different times depending on...

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January 14 Outline I. Measurement scales and statistics use II. Limits of measurement A. Discrete variable B. Continuous variable III. Significant figures and rounding IV. Chapter 3: frequency distributions V. Frequency distribution of grouped scores A. Used when the range is large B. Steps 1. Find range 2. Determine interval width (i) 3. List intervals 4. Tally frequencies C. Loss of information
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Variable: any property or characteristic of some event, object, or person that may have different
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Unformatted text preview: values at different times depending on the conditions Discrete variable: a variable in which there are no possible values between adjacent units on the scale Continuous variable: a variable that theoretically can have an infinite number of values between adjacent units on the scale Frequency distribution: presents the score values and their frequency of occurrence Range: the difference between the highest and lowest score in the distribution...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSYC 241 taught by Professor Jamesantes during the Spring '08 term at North Dakota.

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