Definition Decimals, Fractions & Percentages are different ways of showing value Examples Percent Decimal Fraction 1% 0.01 1/100 5% 0.05 5/100 10% 0.1 10/100 25% 0.25 25/100 50% 0.5 50/100 75% 0.75 75/100 100% 1 100/100 125% 1.25 125/100 150% 1.5 150/100 200% 2 200/100 Conversions Base Form Decimals Fractions Percentages Decimals – 1) multiply … Continue reading "Decimals, Fractions, and Percentages"

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## Discrete and Continuous Data

Data is defined as the facts & collected for the analysis purpose. Data is divided into qualitative data (descriptive) & quantitative data. The qualitative data cannot be measured in terms of numbers. On the other hand, quantitative data is one that contains numerical values and uses range. It is divided into discrete data & continuous data. Discrete data … Continue reading "Discrete and Continuous Data"

Read More## Percentage Change

Subtract the old from the new divide by the old value Convert to a Percentage form. Definition of Change To find a change, subtract old value from new value. Definition of Percentage Change Percentage change shows the change as a percent of the old value. To find the percentage change divide by the old value … Continue reading "Percentage Change"

Read More## Relative Frequency

Definition Relative Frequency is How often something happens divided by all outcomes. To compute relative frequency, one obtains a frequency count for a subgroup of the population and a frequency count for the total population. The relative frequency is: How to Find Relative Frequency Relative frequency = Subgroup count / Total count The above equation … Continue reading "Relative Frequency"

Read More## Quartiles

Definition of Quartiles What are Quartiles? In statistics, Quartiles are values that divide your data into quarters. They aren’t shaped like pizza slices. Quartiles divide your data into 4 segments according to where the numbers fall on the number line. The 4 quarters that divide a data set into quartiles are: Lowest 25% of numbers. Next lowest … Continue reading "Quartiles"

Read More## Mean

Mean is the average of the numbers. How to Find the Mean It is easy to calculate: add up all the numbers divide by how many numbers there are In other words it is the sum divided by the count Mean For Negative Numbers How to handle negative numbers? Adding a negative number is the … Continue reading "Mean"

Read More## Frequency Distribution

Frequency is how often something occurs. Definition of Frequency Distribution We can make a Frequency Distribution table by counting frequencies. So, Frequency Distribution means: values and their frequency (how often each value occurs). Learn More Stem and Leaf Plots Percentage Change Quartiles Discrete and Continuous Data Data Index

Read More## Stem and Leaf Plots

Definition A Stem and Leaf Plot is a special table where each data value is split into a “stem” (the first digit or digits) and a “leaf” (usually the last digit). See this example: Example “47” is split into “4” (stem) and “7” (leaf). 10, 11, 22, 23, 24, 35, 36, 47, 48, 49 Stem … Continue reading "Stem and Leaf Plots"

Read More## Data

Data is a set of values of subjects with respect to qualitative or quantitative variables. Data is measured, collected and reported, and analyzed, whereupon it can be visualized using graphs, images or other analysis tools. Raw data or unprocessed data is a collection of numbers or characters before it has been “cleaned” and corrected by … Continue reading "Data"

Read More## Convert Decimals to Fractions

How to convert a Decimal to a Fraction? Write down the decimal divided by 1, like this: decimal/1 Multiply both top and bottom by 10 for every number after the decimal point. Simplify the fraction Examples Decimal Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Fraction 0.75 2.35 = 2+0.35 0.333 Can’t get any simpler! Special Note: For … Continue reading "Convert Decimals to Fractions"

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