Stats: Data and Models (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 4 - Displaying and Summarizing Quantitative Data - Exercises: 22

Answer

Since the distribution is skewed, it is better to use median as a measure of central tendency. Similarly, IQR should be used as a measure of spread for skewed distributions.

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Since the distribution is skewed, it is better to use median as a measure of central tendency. Similarly, IQR should be used as a measure of spread for skewed distributions.
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