Unformatted text preview: 1. A(n) ______ is a graph of a cumulative distribution.
A. Histogram
B. Scatter plot
C. Ogive plot
D. Pie Chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Quantitative Data 12. ________ can be used to study the relationship between two variables.
A. Crosstabulation tables
B. Frequency tables
C. Cumulative frequency distributions
D. Dot plots AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Easy
Topic: Crosstabulation 166 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 13. Row or column percentages can be found in:
A. Frequency tables
B. Relative frequency tables
C. Crosstabulation tables
D. Cumulative frequency tables AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Crosstabulation 14. All of the following are used to describe quantitative data except the
A. Histogram
B. Stem and Leaf
C. Dot Plot
D. Pie Chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Qualitative Data 15. An observation separated from the rest of the data is a(n)
A. Absolute extreme
B. Outlier
C. Mode
D. Quartile AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Easy
Topic: Graphing Quantitative Data 167 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 16. Which of the following graphs is for qualitative data?
A. Histogram
B. Bar Chart
C. Ogive plot
D. Stem and leaf AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Qualitative Data 17. A plot of the values of two variables is a _____ plot.
A. Runs
B. Scatter
C. Dot
D. Ogive plot AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Scatter Plot 18. A Stem and Leaf display is best used to
A. Provide a point estimate of the variability of the data set.
B. Provide a point estimate of the central tendency of the data set.
C. Display the shape of the distribution.
D. None of the above. AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Stem And Leaf 168 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 19. When grouping a large sample of items into classes, the ______________ is a better tool
than the ___________.
A. Histogram, stem and leaf display
B. Box plot, histogram
C. Stem and Leaf display, scatter plot
D. Scatter plot, box plot AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Comprehension
Difficulty: Hard
Topic: Graphing Quantitative Data 20. A ______________ displays the frequency of each group with qualitative data and a
_____________ displays the frequency of each group with quantitative data.
A. Histogram, stem and leaf display
B. Bar chart, histogram
C. Scatter plot, bar chart
D. Stem and leaf, pie chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graph 21. A ______________ shows the relationship between two variables.
A. Stemandleaf
B. Bar chart
C. Histogram
D. Scatter Plot
E. Pie chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Scatter Plot 169 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 22. A ______________ can be used to differentiate the "vital few" causes of quality problems
from the "trivial many" causes of quality problems.
A. Histogram
B. Scatter plot
C. Pareto chart
D. Ogive plot
E. Stem and leaf display AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Qualitative Data 23. ______________ and _____________ are used to describe qualitative (categorical) data.
A. Stem and leaf displays, scatter plots
B. Scatter plots, histograms
C. Box plots, bar charts
D. Bar charts, pie charts
E. Pie charts, histograms AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Qualitative Data 24. Which one of the following statistical tools is used with quantitative data?
A. Bar chart
B. Histogram
C. Pie chart
D. Pareto chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Quantitative Data 170 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 25. When developing a frequency distribution the class (group), intervals should be
A. large.
B. small.
C. integer.
D. mutually exclusive.
E. equal. AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Hard
Topic: Histogram 26. Which of the following graphical tools is not used to study the shapes of distributions?
A. StemandLeaf display
B. Scatter plot
C. Histogram
D. Dot plot AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Comprehension
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Quantitative Data 27. All of the following are used to describe qualitative data except the:
A. Bar chart
B. Pie chart
C. Histogram
D. Pareto Chart AACSB: Reflective Thinking
Bloom's: Knowledge
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Graphing Qualitative Data 171 Chapter 01  An Introduction to Business Statistics 28. If there are 130 values in a data set, how many classes should be created for a frequency
histogram?
A. 4
B. 5
C. 6
D. 7
E. 8 AACSB: Analytical Studies
Bloom's: Application
Difficulty: Medium
Topic: Histogram 29. If there are 120...
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