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 Name: Elementary Statistics: Video Lecture - Descriptive Statistics ID: m17562 Language: English (en) Summary: This video lecture is designed as a supplement to the Descriptive Statistics chapter of Collaborative Statistics (col10522) by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean. In this chapter, students can expect to learn how to display data graphically and interpret graphs; recognize, describe and calculate the measures of location of data such as quartiles and percentiles; recognize, describe, and calculate the measures of the center of data; and recognize, describe, and calculate the measures of the spread of data. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: collaborative, elementary, statistics License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.8 (history) First publication date: Sep 25, 2008 5:18 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Jan 6, 2011 12:42 pm -0600

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## Version History

 Version: 1.8 Jan 6, 2011 12:42 pm -0600 by Changes: `Administrative publish - fixed video link` Version: 1.7 Oct 24, 2008 7:33 pm -0500 by Changes: `roles updated` Version: 1.6 Oct 1, 2008 6:17 pm -0500 by Changes: `Modified link to point to relevant chapter module rather than general textbook collection.` Version: 1.5 Oct 1, 2008 12:58 am -0500 by Changes: `Updated name for consistency and modularity` Version: 1.4 Sep 30, 2008 4:49 pm -0500 by Changes: `Re-publication` Version: 1.3 Sep 30, 2008 11:01 am -0500 by Changes: `corrected module summary` Version: 1.2 Sep 30, 2008 10:55 am -0500 by Changes: `alt text added, supplemental link added, ` Version: 1.1 Sep 29, 2008 11:14 am -0500 by Changes: `Initial Publication`

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