Tutorial 4 Mathematics 2MTH1022Page
1. Determine which of the following quantitative data are and which qualitative data are. State also thevariable in each case:a.
The number of students in a class. Quantitative b.
The colors of flags in a box. Qualitativec.
The prices of books in a bookshop. Quantitatived.
The brands of computers in a shop. Qualitativee.
The weights of ball bearings in a tray. Quantitative2. Indicate which of the following data are discrete and which are continuous:1.
The number of telephone calls per day. Discrete2.
The speeds of cars passing a highway. Continuous3.
The heights of students in a class. Continuous4.
The number of shoes sold. Discrete3.
NZ Construction Sdn. Bhd.’s current assets (RM million) from the year 200
6 to 2008 are given below:CurrentassetsYear 2006 2007 2008Stocks 700 380 440Cash 400 170 150Others 200 450 210Present the above data using a component bar chart and give your comments.The total asset value of NZ decreased quite rapidly from 2006
2008 but the value of stocks in 2008 ishigher compared to 2006.
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NZ Construction's current assetsfrom 2006 - 2008