#### Study sets matching "term:mode = the most frequent score in a distribution"

#### Study sets matching "term:mode = the most frequent score in a distribution"

Central tendency

Mode

Bimodal

Median

Trend for scores in a distribution to be concentrated near th…

Most frequently occurring score in a frequency distribution

A distribution with two modes; possible indication scores com…

Score in the exact middle of a sequentially-arranged distribu…

Central tendency

Trend for scores in a distribution to be concentrated near th…

Mode

Most frequently occurring score in a frequency distribution

Distributive property

Absolute value

Order of operations

Median

a(b + c) = ab + ac

The distance a number is from zero on a number line. ALWAYS P…

the order in which operations in an expression to be evaluate…

Middle Number

Distributive property

a(b + c) = ab + ac

Absolute value

The distance a number is from zero on a number line. ALWAYS P…

Sum of X

Measure of Central Tendency

Mode

Unimodal

to find the sum of the X scores

a score that summarizes the location of a distribution on a v…

most frequently occurring score

when a polygon has one hump such as on a normal curve... - one s…

Sum of X

to find the sum of the X scores

Measure of Central Tendency

a score that summarizes the location of a distribution on a v…

MEAN

RANGE

MODE

MEDIAN

AVERAGE... A measure of center in a set of numerical data, compu…

L# - S# =... Distance between highest and lowest scores in a set…

POPULAR... The value that occurs most frequently in a given data…

MIDDLE#... Middle score in a group of scores.

MEAN

AVERAGE... A measure of center in a set of numerical data, compu…

RANGE

L# - S# =... Distance between highest and lowest scores in a set…

mode

mean

median

range

most frequently occurring score in a distribution

arithmetic average of a distribution obtained by adding the s…

separates the upper and lower half of a distribution

difference between the highest and lowest score in a distribu…

mode

most frequently occurring score in a distribution

mean

arithmetic average of a distribution obtained by adding the s…

bimodal distributation

correlation

correlation coefficient

descriptive statistics

a distribution with two modes

the relationship between two variables

a numerical value that expresses the degree of relationship b…

statistics that describe and summarize data in a meaningful f…

bimodal distributation

a distribution with two modes

correlation

the relationship between two variables

Standard deviation

Standard deviation and normal distribu…

Variability

Variance

A measure of variability that gives the average deviation of…

u +/- 1 SD=68% of scores... u +/- 2 SD=95% of scores... u +/- 3 SD=…

Refers to the spread of a set of scores, how scattered out or…

The mean of the standard deviations squared.... Symbolized by si…

Standard deviation

A measure of variability that gives the average deviation of…

Standard deviation and normal distribu…

u +/- 1 SD=68% of scores... u +/- 2 SD=95% of scores... u +/- 3 SD=…

Frequency distribution

Class interval

Bar graphs

Standard Deviation

Method of representing how often scores occur

A range of scores used to create a frequency distribution

Used when using categorical data

The average deviation of the mean in raw score units

Frequency distribution

Method of representing how often scores occur

Class interval

A range of scores used to create a frequency distribution

population size

sample size

central tendency

what are some measures of central tend…

number of individuals who constitute an entire group or popul…

number of individuals who construe a subset of those selected…

statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

mean... median ... mode

population size

number of individuals who constitute an entire group or popul…

sample size

number of individuals who construe a subset of those selected…

Descriptive Statistics

Histogram

Mode

Mean

numerical data used to measure and describe characteristics o…

bar graph depicting a frequency distribution

most frequently occurring scores

arithmetic average of a distribution

Descriptive Statistics

numerical data used to measure and describe characteristics o…

Histogram

bar graph depicting a frequency distribution

central tendency

population size

sample size

mean/average

statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

the number of individuals who constitute an entire group or p…

the number of individuals who continuer a subset of those sel…

sum of a set of scores in a distribution, divided by the tota…

central tendency

statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

population size

the number of individuals who constitute an entire group or p…

Central Tendency

Population Size

Sample Size

Mean

Statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

The number of individuals who constitute an entire group or p…

The number of individuals who constitute a subset of those se…

The sum of a set of scores in a distribution, divided by the…

Central Tendency

Statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

Population Size

The number of individuals who constitute an entire group or p…

Central tendency

Population mean

Sample mean

Weighted mean

A statistical measure that attempts to determine the single v…

The sum of the scores divided by the number of scores in that…

The sum of the scores divided by the number of scores in that…

Combining two sets of scores to find the overall mean for the…

Central tendency

A statistical measure that attempts to determine the single v…

Population mean

The sum of the scores divided by the number of scores in that…

population size

sample size

measures of central tendency

measures of central tendency examples

-number of individuals who constitute an entire group or popu…

-number of individuals who constitute a subset of those selec…

statistical measure for locating a single score that is most…

-mean... -median... -mode

population size

-number of individuals who constitute an entire group or popu…

sample size

-number of individuals who constitute a subset of those selec…

statistical measures for locating a si…

the number of individuals who constitu…

number of individuals who constitute a…

sum of set of scores in a distribution…

central tendency

population size ... population size = N

sample size... sample size = n

mean (arithmetic mean/average)

statistical measures for locating a si…

central tendency

the number of individuals who constitu…

population size ... population size = N

Mode

Median

Median

Mean

Used if data measured along a nominal scale

Used if data measured along an ordinal or nominal scale

Used if interval data do not meet requirement for using the m…

Used if data measured along an interval or ratio scale

Mode

Used if data measured along a nominal scale

Median

Used if data measured along an ordinal or nominal scale

Statistics

Sample

Population

Mean

Numerical facts assembled to provide useful information about…

Part of a population

A complete group of organisms or events

An average that is calculated by adding all scores and then p…

Statistics

Numerical facts assembled to provide useful information about…

Sample

Part of a population

Frequency distribution

Mode

Median

Mean

A list of scores ordered from highest to lowest

The most frequently occurring score

The middle score in a ranked distribution half the scores are…

Math average (add all scores and divide by the total number o…

Frequency distribution

A list of scores ordered from highest to lowest

Mode

The most frequently occurring score

Mean

Median

Mode

Measures of variability

The average score within a group of scores, calculated by add…

The middle score in an ordered distribution of scores, or the…

The most frequent score in a distribution of scores

Measurement of the degree of differences within a distributio…

Mean

The average score within a group of scores, calculated by add…

Median

The middle score in an ordered distribution of scores, or the…

Categorical Data

Continuous Data

Pie Chart

Bar chart

Data that records qualities or characteristics of an individu…

A continuous variable is a variable that has an infinite numb…

Categorical Data

Data that records qualities or characteristics of an individu…

Continuous Data

A continuous variable is a variable that has an infinite numb…