MATH 110 Introduction to Statistics - Portage Learning All Exam Questions and Correct Answers
Mod 1 Exam 1
1.Define each of the following:
Observation- all the information collected for each element in a study
Element- in a data set, the individual and unique entry about which data has been collected, analyzed and
presented in the same manner
Variable- a particular, measurable attribute that the researcher believes is needed to describe the element in
An outlier is a value which is out of place compared to the other values. It may be too large or too small
compared to the other values
3.Look at the following data and see if you can identify any outliers:
53 786 789 821 794 805 63 777 814 2333 783 811 795 788 780
Outliers: 53 63 2333
a) How many were burgers?
b) How many were fish?
a) Burgers, 2900(0.12)=348
b) Fish, 2900(0.28)=812