Chapter 1, Problem 13P

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8th Edition

Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

ISBN: 9781133956570

Textbook Problem

For each of the following, determine whether the variable being measured is discrete or continuous and explain your answer.

**a.**Social networking (number of daily minutes on Facebook)**b.**Family size (number of siblings)**c.**Preference between digital or analog watch**d.**Number of correct answers on a statistics quiz

**(a)**

To determine

**To identify:** The type of variable.

Explanation

**Given info:**

The variable is Social networking (number of daily minutes on Face book).

**Justification:**

*Continuous variable:*

Continuous variable are an infinite number of possible values that fall between any two observed values. A continuous variable is divisible into an infinite number of fractional parts...

**(b)**

To determine

**To Find:** The type of variable.

**(c)**

To determine

**To Find:** The type of variable.

**(d)**

To determine

**To Find:** The type of variable.

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