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Module by: Susan Dean, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D.. E-mail the authors

 Name: Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency ID: m16012 Language: English (en) Summary: This module introduces the concepts of frequency, relative frequency, and cumulative relative frequency, and the relationship between these measures. Students will have the opportunity to interpret data through the sample problems provided. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: cumulative, frequency, relative, statistics License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.20 (history) First publication date: Apr 1, 2008 12:04 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Jun 29, 2012 1:57 pm -0500

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Version History

 Version: 1.20 Jun 29, 2012 1:57 pm -0500 by Changes: `Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: Minor edits.` Version: 1.19 May 17, 2012 8:46 pm -0500 by Changes: ```Sampling and Data: Data: Updated language about frequency. ``` Version: 1.18 Aug 11, 2011 7:12 pm -0500 by Changes: `Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: Updated glossary items "frequency" and "relative frequency."` Version: 1.17 Aug 24, 2010 7:00 pm -0500 by Changes: `Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: Minor edit` Version: 1.16 Mar 26, 2009 7:49 pm -0500 by Changes: `Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: For data value 5, corrected the relative frequency to read 6/20 or 0.30.` Version: 1.15 Feb 19, 2009 5:38 pm -0600 by Changes: ` Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: Updated glossary items.` Version: 1.14 Jan 16, 2009 7:50 pm -0600 by Changes: `Sampling and Data: Frequency, Relative Frequency, and Cumulative Frequency: No changes. ` Version: 1.13 Jan 7, 2009 7:39 pm -0600 by Changes: `In the tables, corrected a misspelling of "relative" and changed "cumulative frequency" to cumulative relative frequency."` Version: 1.12 Oct 27, 2008 8:04 pm -0500 by Changes: `roles updated` Version: 1.11 Aug 20, 2008 11:17 am -0500 by Changes: `Corrected errors (see m17360 for details)` Version: 1.10 Jul 14, 2008 11:51 am -0500 by Changes: `image review` Version: 1.9 Jul 9, 2008 4:02 am -0500 by Changes: `Post review edits` Version: 1.8 Jul 8, 2008 10:51 pm -0500 by Changes: `post review edits` Version: 1.7 Jul 3, 2008 11:35 am -0500 by Changes: `post review updates` Version: 1.6 Jun 26, 2008 4:53 pm -0500 by Changes: `Roles changed` Version: 1.5 May 22, 2008 9:31 am -0500 by Changes: `Fixed Glossary Items` Version: 1.4 Apr 29, 2008 3:49 pm -0500 by Changes: `Updated metadata` Version: 1.3 Apr 24, 2008 11:31 am -0500 by Changes: `Updated MathML fractions for accessibility purposes` Version: 1.2 Apr 22, 2008 10:57 am -0500 by Changes: `Cnxorg added as maintainer` Version: 1.1 Apr 18, 2008 4:28 pm -0500 by Changes: `Original Publishing`

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