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Before the baby is born, John and Mary want to take a vacation to Gatlinburg, TN. They can travel in January or

August. They do some research about the weather in January and in August in 2018. Using the information below answer the following questions:

 

a.      Which month had the larger total range of temperatures - January or August? 


b.     In which month was the difference between the mean high temperature and the mean low temperature smaller?

 

c.      In which month was the difference between the median high temperature and the median low temperature smaller?


d.     What % of days in January were below freezing? Express your answer rounded to the nearest tenth. .

 

e.      What % of days in August were above 80 degrees. . Express your answer rounded to the nearest tenth.

 


Day

High

(°F) (in red)

Low (°F) (in blue)

 

1 jan 2018

27.0

12.0

 

2 jan 2018

18.0

3.0

 

3 jan 2018

26.1

3.0

 

4 jan 2018

33.1

15.1

 

5 jan 2018

21.9

6.1

 

6 jan 2018

23.0

6.1

 

7 jan 2018

26.1

3.9

 

8 jan 2018

35.1

5.0

 

9 jan 2018

37.0

27.0

 

10 jan 2018

46.9

30.9

 

11 jan 2018

64.9

30.9

 

12 jan 2018

64.0

48.0

 

13 jan 2018

61.0

25.0

 

14 jan 2018

25.0

18.0

 

15 jan 2018

27.0

15.1

 

16 jan 2018

44.1

19.0

 

17 jan 2018

39.0

10.9

 

18 jan 2018

16.0

3.9

 

19 jan 2018

32.0

3.0

 

20 jan 2018

45.0

12.0

 

21 jan 2018

50.0

28.9

 

22 jan 2018

60.1

30.0

 

23 jan 2018

64.0

36.0

 

24 jan 2018

52.0

30.0

 

25 jan 2018

45.0

24.1

 

26 jan 2018

50.0

23.0

 

27 jan 2018

54.0

24.1

 

28 jan 2018

59.0

42.1

 

29 jan 2018

51.1

41.0

 

30 jan 2018

48.9

27.0

 

31 jan 2018

35.1

19.9

 

 

 

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