Unit 2 Challenge 2 –Intro to Stats 1 —Distributions
Define elements of a distribution. •Which of these statements is FALSE?
•a.)The distribution describes what values the variables take and how often they take those values. •b.)A data set is a list of numbers that is associated with context. •c.)The distribution can be summarized by a frequency table. •d.)A data set is a characteristic of an individual member of the population that can be measured. •d.)Correct. A characteristic of an individual member of a population that can be measured is not a dataset. This would be a single observation for one variable. Which term below is a number that describes how the data is dispersed across the entire range of data?