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Box and whisker plots

5 videos
5 skills
Whether you're looking at scientific data or stock price charts, box-and-whisker plots can illuminate patterns in your life. This tutorial covers what they are, how to read them, and how to construct them.

Box and whisker plot

VIDEO 3:18 minutes
Is this some kind of cute cat video? No! Box and whisker plots seek to explain data by showing a spread of all the data points in a sample. The "whiskers" are the two opposite ends of the data. This video is more fun than a handful of ...

Constructing a box and whisker plot

VIDEO 8:18 minutes
Here's a word problem that's perfectly suited for a box and whiskers plot to help analyze data. Let's construct one together, shall we?

Reading box plots

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Box and whisker plot exercise example

VIDEO 3:18 minutes
Learn how to create a box plot. The data set used in this example has 11 data points.

Another example constructing box plot

VIDEO 3:15 minutes
Learn how to create a box plot. The data set used in this example has 14 data points.

Creating box plots 1

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Creating box plots 2

PRACTICE PROBLEMS

Interpreting box plots

VIDEO 7:44 minutes

Interpreting quartiles

PRACTICE PROBLEMS