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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)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)BuyFind*arrow_forward*

9th Edition

Frederick J Gravetter + 2 others

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337098120

Chapter 2, Problem 15P

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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)

Essentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

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