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Unformatted text preview: Mean = 72 points Outliers The 0 is an outlier , because it is extremely high or low relative to the other data values. The mean is sensitive to outliers , and it exhibits a dramatic drop. The median is not sensitive to outliers, and it remains unchanged in our Example. The midrange is very sensitive to outliers; it drops from 85 points down to 50 points in our Example....
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course MATH 119 taught by Professor Kim during the Fall '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
- Fall '09