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Statistics 101: Principles of Statistics11 chapters | 141 lessons | 9 flashcard sets

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This quiz/worksheet combo will help you demonstrate your understanding of the uses of mean and median. You'll be assessed on your ability to find the mean and median in given practice problems.

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following:

- The definition of mean
- The definition of median
- Determining the mean and median of given data sets

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

**Reading comprehension**- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related median and mean lesson**Distinguishing differences**- understand the difference between the mean and median**Critical thinking**- apply relevant concepts to examine information about averages in a different light**Problem solving**- use acquired knowledge to solve mean and median practice problems

Get step-by-step explanations and examples in our lesson called The Mean vs. the Median: Differences, Uses, Lesson & Quiz. This lesson covers the following objectives:

- Explain when the median would be useful
- Recognize when the mean would be useful
- Find the mean or median in given problems
- Differentiate between mean and median
- Understand mean and average are the same

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Statistics 101: Principles of Statistics11 chapters | 141 lessons | 9 flashcard sets

- What is the Center in a Data Set? - Definition & Options 5:08
- Mean, Median & Mode: Measures of Central Tendency 6:00
- How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range 8:30
- Calculating the Mean, Median, Mode & Range: Practice Problems 7:13
- Visual Representations of a Data Set: Shape, Symmetry & Skewness 5:22
- Unimodal & Bimodal Distributions: Definition & Examples 5:29
- The Mean vs the Median: Differences & Uses 6:30
- Maximums, Minimums & Outliers in a Data Set 4:40
- Quartiles & the Interquartile Range: Definition, Formulate & Examples 8:00
- Finding Percentiles in a Data Set: Formula & Examples 8:25
- Calculating the Standard Deviation 13:05
- The Effect of Linear Transformations on Measures of Center & Spread 6:16
- Population & Sample Variance: Definition, Formula & Examples 9:34
- Ordering & Ranking Data: Process & Example 6:54
- Go to Summarizing Data

- Go to Probability

- Go to Sampling

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