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is 424 / 1,102 = .385. MUltiplying this by 100% gives a percentage o f38.5% . O f all the
elderly adults surveyed, 38.5% view their most salient roles as that o f spouse.
2.12 Suppose we construct a relative frequency bar chart for this data. This will allow the
archaeologists to compare the different categories easier. First, we must compute the relative
frequencies for the categories. These are found by dividing the frequencies in each category
by the total 837. For the bu...
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This note was uploaded on 07/04/2012 for the course STA 13 taught by Professor Samaniego during the Spring '10 term at UC Davis.
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