# Calculating & Interpreting Quartiles

Instructions:

question 1 of 3

### How many quartiles does a data set have?

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### 2. Which of the following is calculated by taking the median between the lowest data point and the median of the entire set?

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There are a number of ways in which large sets of data can be simplified; one way is to cut the data set into four equal groups/quarters using quartiles. The purpose of this quiz/worksheet assessment is to measure your understanding of the different quartiles and how to find them.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this assessment to test your understanding of:

• The number of quartiles a data set has
• Properties of the different quartiles
• How to calculate quartiles
• Visual representations of quartiles

## Skills Practiced

Some of the skills you will practice with this quiz/worksheet include:

• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the properties of quartiles
• Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as Q1, Q2 and Q3