Math 1342 Lab 2 - Ch 3 Descrip Stats.pdf

# Math 1342 Lab 2 - Ch 3 Descrip Stats.pdf - MATH 1342-Lab 2...

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MATH 1342 - Lab 2, Chapter 3 - Descriptive Statistics and Shapes of Distribution - Dave Rice Name___________________________________________ Each problem is worth 5 points. 1. During our semester in statistics, we will be studying inferential statistics. In Chapter 1 , we learned the basic premises behind inferential statistics. Write a sentence or two summarizing inferential statistics in your own words. 2. The inferential statistics that we will cover in our class will all be parametric statistics. Parametric statistics require that certain requirements about the distribution must be met by the sample data values. We have learned some different distributions in Chapter 2 . Sketch and name the FOUR different distributions that we have learned. MATH 1342 - Lab 2 1 Dave Rice

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3. We have also learned that the mean and the median can give us hints about the distribution of our data. Explain how the different distributions typically affect the mean and the median. Be certain to include the words “resistant” and “non - resistant” in your explanation.
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