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DISPLAYING DATA. Definitions: types of data. Categorical Data: data that are types not numbers. Example: colours, foods, clothes,etc. Continuous Data: data that can have any numerical data within a specific infinite (non-ending) or finite (ending) range. Example: height of a person, weight - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Categorical Data: data that are types not numbers. Example: colours, foods, clothes,etc.Continuous Data: data that can have any numerical data within a specific infinite (non-ending) or finite (ending) range. Example: height of a person, weightDiscrete Data: Data that are distinct and can be counted (whole numbers). Example: The number of people who like pizza.

  • The temperature in Florida each day in JulycontinuousThe number of students who achieved an A in Mrs. Schaefers class.discreteThe favourite season of students at HHSScategoricalThe number of hours students work in a weekdiscreteThe time it takes for students to get to school each daycontinuous

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