A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

anonymous

  • one year ago

The table shows data from a survey about the number of times families eat at restaurants during a week. The families are either from Rome, Italy or New York, New York: High Low Q1 Q3 IQR Median Mean σ Rome 18 1 3 7 4 6.5 6.4 4.3 New York 14 1 4.5 8.5 4 5.5 6.1 3.2 Which of the choices below best describes how to measure the center of this data?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Both centers are best described with the mean. Both centers are best described with the median. The Rome data center is best described by the mean. The New York data center is best described by the median. The Rome data center is best described by the median. The New York data center is best described by the mean.

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    @misssunshinexxoxo

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    can you explain it to me

  4. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Which do you believe it is?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    i think it is C what do you think

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    hello

  7. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Medians are the same

  8. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    so be A

  9. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    This makes sense Both centers are best described with the median.

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    yeah

  11. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    That should be it. What do you think @peachpi

  12. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    no idea. statistics really isn't my thing. I know you use the mean if the distribution is symmetric and the median if it's skewed

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    ok thanks anyway @peachpi

  14. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.