Chapter 2, Problem 18P

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Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

ISBN: 9781133956570

Textbook Problem

Place the following scores in a frequency distribution table. Based on the frequencies, what is the shape of the distribution?

13 | 14 | 12 | 15 | 15 | 14 | 15 | 11 | 13 | 14 |

11 | 13 | 15 | 12 | 14 | 14 | 10 | 14 | 13 | 15 |

To determine

**To Organize:** The scores in a frequency distribution table.

**To Identify:** The shape of the distribution.

Explanation

**Given info:**

The set of

Scores | |

13 | 14 |

12 | 15 |

15 | 14 |

15 | 11 |

13 | 14 |

11 | 13 |

15 | 12 |

14 | 14 |

10 | 14 |

13 | 15 |

**Calculation:**

**Software procedure:**

Step-by-step procedure to obtain the frequency distribution table using the SPSS software:

- Enter the data under Scores column.
- Go to
**Analyze >**select**Descriptive statistics**> click on**Frequencies.** - Highlight the column label (Scores) in the left box then click arrow to receive it into
**variable box**

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