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HowardWolowitz
 one year ago
What is a boxplot? And what is its purpose?
HowardWolowitz
 one year ago
What is a boxplot? And what is its purpose?

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trwatkins1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hope this helps The box plot (a.k.a. box and whisker diagram) is a standardized way of displaying the distribution of data based on the five number summary: minimum, first quartile, median, third quartile, and maximum.

HowardWolowitz
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes I saw that, but i need it simpleminded... I dont quite get it and yes it does help

trwatkins1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://www.physics.csbsju.edu/stats/box2.html theirs a pic of it

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1a box plot is also know as a 5 number summary it is used to show the spread in a data set it uses miniumum score lower quartile or Q1 median Upper Quartile Q3 Maximum score dw:1442345727309:dw thinks to know the middle 50% of the data is in the box the lower whisker contains the bottom 25% of the data and the upper whisker contains the top 25% of the data hope that makes sense.

campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1442345884879:dw it basically a display that divides the data into 4 equal parts median cuts the data in half... can be called middle quartile or Q2 and along with the quartiles it cuts the data into 4 equal parts
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