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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?
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?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Both 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.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you explain it to me

misssunshinexxoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Which do you believe it is?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think it is C what do you think

misssunshinexxoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Medians are the same

misssunshinexxoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This makes sense Both centers are best described with the median.

misssunshinexxoxo
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0That should be it. What do you think @peachpi

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no 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

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok thanks anyway @peachpi
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