Statistics: Informed Decisions Using Data (4th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321757270
ISBN 13: 978-0-32175-727-2

Chapter 3 - Section 3.1 - Assess Your Understanding - Vocabulary and Skill Building - Page 135: 2


Mean: $67,976 The mean is not resistant.

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There are few people who have a very large income. These people form a tail to the right of the distribution (the wealthiest) and pull the mean to the right. The median is resistant.
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