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Homework Help: Displaying Data

  1. Jun 14, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    So i have collected the following data and it now asks me to present the information in an appropriate graphical form but im not sure how.

    mode – = 29 liters
    Median – = 36
    Mean – = 35.13
    Range – = 17
    Standard deviation = 4.87
    Interquartile range = Q3 – Q1
    = 9

    Any help is greatly appreciated.

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Jun 14, 2010 #2


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    How to do it is probably dependent on what methods you have discussed in the course. Maybe something like an enhanced box and whisker diagram which additionally includes marks for the mode, mean, and standard deviation. See


    for an example.
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