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keebler01
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Percentiles A union leader is told that, when all workers’ salaries are considered, the first quartile is $20,750. Explain what that means.
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keebler01 Group Title
Percentiles A union leader is told that, when all workers’ salaries are considered, the first quartile is $20,750. Explain what that means.
 3 years ago
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brandon376 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
When you order a series from least to greatest (left to right), you can then pick the median. If you look at the part of the series that's to the left of the median, you can divide that part of the series in two (in effect, picking the median of the part of the series that's to the left of the median). This "median of a median" is your first quartile!
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keebler01 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont get what u wrote!!!
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brandon376 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I'll draw a picture.
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Gir_le15 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the only time i've heard of the first quartile is in a box and whisker plot.
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brandon376 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1314390871053:dw The first arrow is the first quartile. The big arrow in the middle is the median. Yes Gir, it's very closely related to the boxandwhisker plot. The first and third quartile are the boundaries of the box.
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