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

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 Name: Descriptive Statistics: Practice 1 ID: m16312 Language: English (en) Summary: This module provides students with opportunities to apply concepts related to descriptive statistics. Students are asked to take a set of sample data and calculate a series of statistical values for that data. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: box, descriptive, deviation, elementary, frequency, histogram, homework, mean, median, mode, percentile, plot, practice, quartile, standard, statistics License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.12 (history) First publication date: May 16, 2008 12:53 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Feb 18, 2009 7:15 pm -0600

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## Version History

 Version: 1.12 Feb 18, 2009 7:15 pm -0600 by Changes: `Upconverted and added appropriate class attribute.` Version: 1.11 Oct 27, 2008 1:30 pm -0500 by Changes: `roles updated` Version: 1.10 Aug 21, 2008 10:20 am -0500 by Changes: `uploaded files` Version: 1.9 Aug 20, 2008 11:16 am -0500 by Changes: `Corrected errors (see m17360 for details)` Version: 1.8 Jul 14, 2008 11:09 am -0500 by Changes: `Removed image width parameters` Version: 1.7 Jul 8, 2008 8:33 pm -0500 by Changes: `post review edits` Version: 1.6 Jul 3, 2008 11:29 am -0500 by Changes: `post review updates` Version: 1.5 Jun 30, 2008 10:33 pm -0500 by Changes: `Updated for consistency within collection` Version: 1.4 Jun 27, 2008 10:37 am -0500 by Changes: `Roles changed` Version: 1.3 Jun 22, 2008 3:24 pm -0500 by Changes: `Updated metadata` Version: 1.2 May 23, 2008 4:35 pm -0500 by Changes: `Inserted graph image in practice` Version: 1.1 May 22, 2008 10:15 am -0500 by Changes: `Initial publication`

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