# Study sets matching "ap statistics exploring"

Study sets

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Individuals

Variable

Categorical Variable

Quantitative Variable

the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diffe…

places an individual into one of several groups or categories.

take numerical values for which it makes sense to find an aver…

Individuals

the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

Variable

any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diffe…

stem & leaf plot

back-to-back stem & leaf plot

dotplot

histogram

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which nearby…

stem & leaf plot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

back-to-back stem & leaf plot

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical Variable

Quantitative Variable

The objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

Any characteristic of and individual. A variable can take diff…

Places an individual into one of several groups or categories.

Takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…

Individuals

The objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

Variable

Any characteristic of and individual. A variable can take diff…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical variable

Quantitative variable

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

Places an individual into one of several groups

Takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…

Individuals

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Variable

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical Variable

Quantitative Variable

the objects described by a set of data

any characteristic of an individual

places an individual into one of several groups or categories

takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…

Individuals

the objects described by a set of data

Variable

any characteristic of an individual

Symmetric Shape

Skewed Right

Skewed Left

Bimodal

A graph in which both the left and right sides are approximate…

A distribution in which the right side of the graph is LONGER…

A distribution in which the left side of the graph is LONGER t…

A graph of quantitative data with two clear peaks

Symmetric Shape

A graph in which both the left and right sides are approximate…

Skewed Right

A distribution in which the right side of the graph is LONGER…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

dotplot

histogram

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which nearby…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

statistic

data analysis

individuals

variable

a numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a sa…

the process of organizing, displaying, summarizing, and asking…

objects described by a set of data

characteristic of an individual

statistic

a numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a sa…

data analysis

the process of organizing, displaying, summarizing, and asking…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

dotplot

histogram

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which nearby…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

Qualitative Variable (Categorical)

Quantitative Variable (Numerical)

Discrete Variable

Continuous Variable

Qualitative variables take on values that are names or labels.…

Quantitative variables are numeric. They represent a measurabl…

Not a continuous variable, there is a finite set of values the…

A variable that can be any of an infinite number of values bet…

Qualitative Variable (Categorical)

Qualitative variables take on values that are names or labels.…

Quantitative Variable (Numerical)

Quantitative variables are numeric. They represent a measurabl…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical variable

Quantitative variable

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

Places an individual into one of several groups

Takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…

Individuals

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Variable

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

Statistics

Individuals (1.I)

Variable (1.I)

Categorical Variable (1.I)

The mathematics of the collection, organization, and interpret…

Objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be people,…

Any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take on di…

Places an individual into one of several groups or categories.…

Statistics

The mathematics of the collection, organization, and interpret…

Individuals (1.I)

Objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be people,…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical Variable

Quantitative Variable

the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diffe…

places an individual into one of several groups or categories.

take numerical values for which it makes sense to find an aver…

Individuals

the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be peo…

Variable

any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diffe…

bivariate data

response variable

explanatory variable

scatterplots

the study of data between two different variables (Ex. SAT Sco…

dependent variable; measures the outcome of any study and is p…

independent variable; influences the response variable and is…

graphs used to find relationships in bivariate data, more spec…

bivariate data

the study of data between two different variables (Ex. SAT Sco…

response variable

dependent variable; measures the outcome of any study and is p…

stemplot

dotplot

histogram

unimodal

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which nearby…

describes the shape of a distribution whose graph has one majo…

stemplot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

dotplot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

Individuals

Variable

Categorical variable

Quantitative variable

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

Places an individual into one of several groups or categories

Takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…

Individuals

The objects described by a set of data; may be people, animals…

Variable

Any characteristic of an individual; can take different values…

individuals

variable

categorical

quantitative

objects described by a set of data

any characteristic of an individual (can take different values…

type of variable that places an individual into one of several…

type of variable that uses numerical values that an average ca…

individuals

objects described by a set of data

variable

any characteristic of an individual (can take different values…

individuals

conditional

categorical

variable

the objects described by a set of data

describes the distribution of values of a categorical variable…

a variable that places an individual into one or several group…

a characteristic of an individual that can take different valu…

individuals

the objects described by a set of data

conditional

describes the distribution of values of a categorical variable…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

dotplot

histogram

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which each d…

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which nearby…

stem & leaf plot or stemplot

a graph of a distribution of quantitative data in which all bu…

back-to-back stem & leaf plot or back-t…

a stem-and-leaf plot or stemplot that is used to compare distr…

5 number summary

z score

standard deviation

population

The minumum value, lower quartile, median, upper quartile, and…

a measure of how many standard deviations you are away from th…

A statistical measure of how far away each value is, on averag…

(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which sample…

5 number summary

The minumum value, lower quartile, median, upper quartile, and…

z score

a measure of how many standard deviations you are away from th…

statistics

data

quantitative data

qualitative (categorical) data

the science of data

systematically recorded information

takes on a numerical value

places an individual into one of several groups/categories

statistics

the science of data

data

systematically recorded information

5 number summary

z score

standard deviation

population

The minumum value, lower quartile, median, upper quartile, and…

a measure of how many standard deviations you are away from th…

A statistical measure of how far away each value is, on averag…

(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which sample…

5 number summary

The minumum value, lower quartile, median, upper quartile, and…

z score

a measure of how many standard deviations you are away from th…