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Summarizing quantitative data

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Statistics intro: Mean, median, & modeMean, median, & mode exampleMedian in a histogram
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Calculating the meanGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
Calculating the medianGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
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Mean as the balancing pointMissing value given the meanImpact on median & mean: increasing an outlierImpact on median & mean: removing an outlierEstimating mean and median in data displays
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Missing value given the meanGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
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Interquartile range (IQR)Sample varianceSample standard deviation and biasVisually assessing standard deviationMean and standard deviation versus median and IQR
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Interquartile range (IQR)Get 3 of 4 questions to level up!
Sample standard deviationGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
Visually assessing standard deviationGet 3 of 4 questions to level up!
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Review and intuition why we divide by n-1 for the unbiased sample varianceWhy we divide by n - 1 in variance Simulation showing bias in sample varianceSimulation providing evidence that (n-1) gives us unbiased estimateUnbiased estimate of population variance
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Worked example: Creating a box plot (odd number of data points)Worked example: Creating a box plot (even number of data points)Reading box plotsInterpreting box plotsJudging outliers in a dataset
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About this unit

This unit covers common measures of center like mean and median. We'll also learn to measure spread or variability with standard deviation and interquartile range, and use these ideas to determine what data can be considered an outlier.
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