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Four scales of measurement were introduced in this chapter: nominal, ordinal, interval, and ratio. a. What additional information is obtained from measurements on an ordinal scale compared to measurements on a nominal scale? b. What additional information is obtained from measurements on an interval scale compared to measurements on an ordinal scale? c. What additional information is obtained from measurements on a ratio scale compared to measurements on an interval scale?

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Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other
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Four scales of measurement were introduced in this chapter: nominal, ordinal, interval, and ratio.

  1. a. What additional information is obtained from measurements on an ordinal scale compared to measurements on a nominal scale?
  2. b. What additional information is obtained from measurements on an interval scale compared to measurements on an ordinal scale?
  3. c. What additional information is obtained from measurements on a ratio scale compared to measurements on an interval scale?

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