#### 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 the…

Most frequently occurring score in a frequency distribution

A distribution with two modes; possible indication scores come…

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

Central tendency

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

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 PO…

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

Middle Number

Distributive property

a(b + c) = ab + ac

Absolute value

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

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 va…

most frequently occurring score

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

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 va…

MEAN

RANGE

MODE

MEDIAN

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

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, comput…

RANGE

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

descriptive procedures

inferential procedures

scales of measurement

nominal

used to summarize, organize, and simplify sample data ... ex: wh…

techniques that allow us to study samples and then make genera…

dictates the type of statistical procedures you can use

represents differences between categories... ex: gender, politica…

descriptive procedures

used to summarize, organize, and simplify sample data ... ex: wh…

inferential procedures

techniques that allow us to study samples and then make genera…

mode

mean

median

range

most frequently occurring score in a distribution

arithmetic average of a distribution obtained by adding the sc…

separates the upper and lower half of a distribution

difference between the highest and lowest score in a distribut…

mode

most frequently occurring score in a distribution

mean

arithmetic average of a distribution obtained by adding the sc…

measures of central tendency

population size

sample size

mean

statistical methods for locating a single score that is most r…

number of individuals who constitute a subset of those selecte…

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

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

measures of central tendency

statistical methods for locating a single score that is most r…

population size

number of individuals who constitute a subset of those selecte…

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 be…

statistics that describe and summarize data in a meaningful fa…

bimodal distributation

a distribution with two modes

correlation

the relationship between two variables

Standard deviation

Standard deviation and normal distribut…

Variability

Variance

A measure of variability that gives the average deviation of a…

u +/- 1 SD=68% of scores... u +/- 2 SD=95% of scores... u +/- 3 SD=9…

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

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

Standard deviation

A measure of variability that gives the average deviation of a…

Standard deviation and normal distribut…

u +/- 1 SD=68% of scores... u +/- 2 SD=95% of scores... u +/- 3 SD=9…

population size

sample size

central tendency

what are some measures of central tende…

number of individuals who constitute an entire group or popula…

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 popula…

sample size

number of individuals who construe a subset of those selected…

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

Mean

Median

Mode

Measures of Center

sum divided by 'n'; adding all the numbers together then divid…

Middle number

Most frequently occurring score; Most often

the mean, median, and mode used to describe data

Mean

sum divided by 'n'; adding all the numbers together then divid…

Median

Middle number

Descriptive Statistics

Histogram

Mode

Mean

numerical data used to measure and describe characteristics of…

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 of…

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 po…

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

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

central tendency

statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

population size

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

mode

median

mean

dispersion

most frequently occurring scores in the distribution

the "middle point " in the distribution - order the score from…

arithmetic average of all scores in distribution

the degree to which scores in a distribution vary

mode

most frequently occurring scores in the distribution

median

the "middle point " in the distribution - order the score from…

Central tendency

Population mean

Sample mean

Weighted mean

A statistical measure that attempts to determine the single va…

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 va…

Population mean

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

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 po…

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

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

Central Tendency

Statistical measures for locating a single score that is most…

Population Size

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

population size

sample size

measures of central tendency

measures of central tendency examples

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

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

statistical measure for locating a single score that is most r…

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

population size

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

sample size

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

Measures of center

Mode

Median

Mean

Mode, Median, Mean... -tells the typical score in a distribution…

-the most frequent acre or scores in a distribution of scores

-the score that divide the distribution of scores into two exa…

-sum of all values divided by number of values in distribution…

Measures of center

Mode, Median, Mean... -tells the typical score in a distribution…

Mode

-the most frequent acre or scores in a distribution of scores

Nominal Data

Ordinal Data

Interval Data

Ratio Data

simplest and most limited. data in categories. numbers classif…

ranking, races, order of. rank of objects, persons, traits or…

most common in education. scales having equal differences/inte…

most common in physical measurements. Has a true zero and equa…

Nominal Data

simplest and most limited. data in categories. numbers classif…

Ordinal Data

ranking, races, order of. rank of objects, persons, traits or…

statistical measures for locating a sin…

the number of individuals who constitut…

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 sin…

central tendency

the number of individuals who constitut…

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 me…

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 pr…

Statistics

Numerical facts assembled to provide useful information about…

Sample

Part of a population