day3 - Descriptive Statistics - Tabular and Graphical...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Descriptive Statistics - Tabular and Graphical Summarizing Qualitative Data Example : Data for a sample of 55 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame are shown below. Each observation indicates the position played by the Hall of Famer. LF P CF Cat 2nd P RF 1st SS SS 1st LF P RF P P P P RF CF SS LF RF P CF CF P P RF P 2nd 3rd P Cat LF P 1st CF P P P SS 1st LF RF RF 1st 2nd Cat SS 3rd Cat 2nd LF P Frequency Distribution : Tabular summary of the data showing the number of items in each class. Position Frequency Relative Frequency Percent Frequency Pitcher Catcher 1st Base 2nd Base 3rd Base Shortstop Left Field Center Field Right Field Relative Frequency Distribution : Shows the proportion of items belonging to a class. Relative Frequency = Frequency n 1
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Bar Graph : Graph showing the frequency, relative frequency or percent fre- quency distribution. Put classes on the horizontal axis. Draw a bar of fixed width above each label that corresponds to the frequency, relative frequency or percent frequency distribution. Pie Chart
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 01/24/2011 for the course STATISTICS 19897 taught by Professor Jager,abigaill during the Fall '10 term at Kansas State University.

Page1 / 6

day3 - Descriptive Statistics - Tabular and Graphical...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online