Chapter 2, Problem 15P

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Frederick J Gravetter + 2 others

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Textbook Problem

A survey given to a sample of college students contained questions about the following variables. For each variable, identify the kind of graph that should be used to display the distribution of scores (histogram, polygon, or bar graph).

**a.**age**b.**birth-order position among siblings (oldest - first)**c.**academic major**d.**registered voter (yes/no)

a.

To determine

**To Identify:** The kind of graph that should be used to display the distribution of scores of age.

Explanation

**Justification:**

The data consist of ages measured on ratio scale. There are two types of graph named histograms and polygons used to make frequ...

b.

To determine

**To Identify:** The kind of graph that should be used to display the distribution of scores of birth-order position among siblings.

c.

To determine

**To Identify:** The kind of graph that should be used to display the distribution of scores of academic major.

d.

To determine

**To Identify:** The kind of graph that should be used to display the distribution of scores of registered voters.

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