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theislander
 one year ago
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Below are 36 sorted ages of an acting award winner. Find the percentile corresponding to age 63
theislander
 one year ago
How do I solve this? Below are 36 sorted ages of an acting award winner. Find the percentile corresponding to age 63

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amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2how many data points are there?

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and it looks like they are listed in order (sorted) for you already so thats a plus. a percentile is a division by 100, we divide it into 100 parts. what position does 63 occupy in the ordered format?

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2im looking at the 36 arent i

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.263 is the 20th number .. youre right

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so, 20 out of 36 = x out of 100 is our comparison

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2\[\frac{20}{36}=\frac{x}{100}\] this should give us the percentile of the number 63 in the data set

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and we need to round sooo ...

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.256 feels good to me .... not saying its right, but that would be my approach

theislander
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alright I'll give it a go. Thank for the help!

amistre64
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.256% of the data is 63 or less
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