3.2 Review questions

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Copy of Review Questions module m16842 (http://cnx.org/content/ m16842/) from Collaborative Statistics by Dean and Illowsky http://cnx.org/content/col10522/ , 12/18/2008 . The FORMAT only of the question numbering has been changed.

The first six exercises refer to the following study: In a survey of 100 stocks on NASDAQ, the average percent increase for the past year was 9% for NASDAQ stocks. Answer the following:

The “average increase” for all NASDAQ stocks is the:

Population

Statistic

Parameter

Sample
• E

Variable

REVIEW QUESTION 1 Solution: C. Parameter

All of the NASDAQ stocks are the:

Population

Statistic

Parameter

Sample
• E

Variable

REVIEW QUESTION 2 Solution : A. Population

9% is the:

Population

Statistic

Parameter

Sample
• E

Variable

REVIEW QUESTION 3 Solution : B. Statistic

The 100 NASDAQ stocks in the survey are the:

Population

Statistic

Parameter

Sample
• E

Variable

REVIEW QUESTION 4 Solution : D. Sample

The percent increase for one stock in the survey is the:

Population

Statistic

Parameter

Sample
• E

Variable

REVIEW QUESTION 5 Solution : E. Variable

Would the data collected be qualitative, quantitative – discrete, or quantitative – continuous?

REVIEW QUESTION 6 Solution: quantitative - continuous

The next two questions refer to the following study: Thirty people spent two weeks around Mardi Gras in New Orleans. Their two-week weight gain is below. (Note: a loss is shown by a negative weight gain.)

Weight Gain Frequency
-2 3
-1 5
0 2
1 4
4 13
6 2
11 1

Calculate the following values:

• A

The average weight gain for the two weeks
• B

The standard deviation
• C

The first, second, and third quartiles

2.27

3.04
• C

-1, 4, 4

Construct a histogram and a boxplot of the data.

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