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CBASE Math: Statistics & Probability - Chapter Summary
Remember the ways in which people can provide misleading statistics by watching a short video lesson. Quiz yourself on the methods used to determine mode and range. By the end of this chapter and in time for the CBASE Math exam, you could be able to answer questions about the following items without a problem:
- Independent and dependent events
- Misleading statistics
- Mean, median, mode, and range
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CBASE Math: Statistics & Probability Objectives
The General Math section of the CBASE Math test will ask you questions that relate to the material covered in this chapter. General Math represents one of the three sections of the math portion. The questions you can expect to see will require you to display your ability to provide the probability of different situations and your understanding of incorrect or unreliable data. The entire CBASE exam contains 180 multiple-choice questions and 1 possible essay question.
1. Probability of Independent and Dependent Events
Sometimes probabilities need to be calculated when more than one event occurs. These types of compound events are called independent and dependent events. Through this lesson, we will look at some real-world examples of how to calculate these probabilities.
2. Recognizing the Misuse of Statistics
Every day we are bombarded with statistics from a variety of sources. In this lesson, you'll learn how to recognize some of the common ways statistics are misused.
3. How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range
Measures of central tendency can provide valuable information about a set of data. In this lesson, explore how to calculate the mean, median, mode and range of any given data set.
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