Concept Quiz 1

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1A: Measures of Center n/e

1) Match the term with the phrase that best describes the term. Write the corresponding letter in the blank. ___ Median a. the sum of the data divided by the number of data values ___ Mode ___ Mean ___ Range ___ Outlier b. data value that is much greater or less than the other data values c. difference between the greatest and least values d. the middle number when data values are written from least to greatest e. data item that occurs most often

2) Find the mean, median, and mode. 1, 2, 4, 5, 5, 6, 9

Mean_____, Median_____, Mode_____ 3) Find the mean, median, and mode. HW completion percentages for marking period 1: 93%, 96%, 90%, 67%, 89%, 88%

Mean_____, Median_____, Mode_____ 4) Use the results from number 3 above to explain which measure best describes the data.

1B: Box-and-Whisker Plots:

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1) Match the term with the phrase that best describes the term. Write the corresponding letter in the blank: ___ box-and-whisker a. difference between the upper quartile and plot the lower quartile ___ lower quartile b. least data value ___ upper quartile c. median of the lower half ___ minimum d. median of the upper half ___ maximum e. data display that organizes data values into 4 groups ___ interquartile range f. greatest data value 2) The box-and-whisker plot below represents the daily high temperature at a beach in April.
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What is the median daily high temperature?

3) The data below are a class’s test scores for two tests: Test 1: 50, 93, 81, 75, 70, 66, 68, 59, 60, 58, 71, 62, 84, 88, 65, 85 Test 2: 65, 73, 84, 92, 87, 83, 80, 77, 67, 74, 75, 81, 90, 88, 78, 85 Make a box-and-whiskers plot for each set of data. Draw both box-andwhisker plots using the same number line.

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4) On test 1 you scored 71. On test 2 you scored 74. On which test did you do better compared with the rest of the class?

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