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Name: Histograms
ID: m10160
Language: English (en)
Summary: Introduction to histograms.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: class intervals, histograms
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 1.0

Authors: David Lane (
Copyright Holders: David Lane (
Maintainers: Adan Galvan (, David Lane (

Latest version: 2.4 (history)
First publication date: Jun 29, 2001 12:00 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 20, 2003 12:00 am -0500


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Version History

Version: 2.4 Jun 20, 2003 12:00 am -0500 by Liqun Wang
change version from 0.4 to 0.5

Version: 2.3 Mar 12, 2003 12:00 am -0600 by Charlet Reedstrom
added author links - prereqs, update text, added table, added footnotes

Version: 2.2 Jul 10, 2002 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
converted module to cnxml-0.4, added term tag where needed, fixed figure src so fig would be displayed, fixed typos

Version: 2.1 Jun 29, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
created new module histograms

Version: 2.0 Jun 29, 2001 12:00 am -0500 by (Unknown)
Added initial template for new module m10160

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