# Comparing distributions

Practice comparing distributions that are presented in dot plots, histograms, and box plots.

### Problem

Before sending track and field athletes to the Olympics, the U.S. holds a qualifying meet.
The upper dot plot shows the distances (in meters) of the top 8 shot putters in the preliminary round of the 2012 Olympic games. The lower dot plot shows the top 8 throwers in the shot put at the U.S. qualifying meet.
Which pieces of information can be gathered from these dot plots?
Select all that apply.
Select all that apply.