Asked Sep 2, 2019

A campus survey asked 750 university students which meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner) they ordered the most often from the school cafeteria. 

A.) What is the variable? - is it Meal?

B.) What kind of variable is it? - is it ordinal?

C.) What is the population of this study? Is it descriptive statistics?


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A.) According to the provided information, the variable is the “Meal” (breakfast, lunch, dinner) as it has three different levels through which it can be varied.

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B.) The variable “Meal” is an ordinal variable as it is categorical, that is, qualitative but there is a n...

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