OpenStudy (anonymous):

My question is number 14. But only the part where it says: interpret this five number summary. I just what to know what that means. What does it mean and how do I interpret the five number summary? @jim_thopmson5910 @iambatman and at anyone who can help me... I need as many answers as possible

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@jim_thompson5910

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@KlOwNlOvE

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@cj49

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

in·ter·pret inˈtərprit/Submit verb verb: interpret; 3rd person present: interprets; past tense: interpreted; past participle: interpreted; gerund or present participle: interpreting 1. explain the meaning of (information, words, or actions). "the evidence is difficult to interpret" synonyms: explain, elucidate, expound, explicate, clarify, illuminate, shed light on More translate orally or into sign language the words of a person speaking a different language. "I agreed to interpret for Jean-Claude" perform (a dramatic role or piece of music) in a particular way that conveys one's understanding of the creator's ideas. synonyms: perform, act, play, render, depict, portray More 2. understand (an action, mood, or way of behaving) as having a particular meaning or significance.

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thats a google definition so making it clearer

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

make the five number summary clearer or more basic

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yeah... but how am i supposed to explain the upper and lower quartile

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@KlOwNlOvE

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

@radar can you help me?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

and a median... how do i explain a median

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

median as in 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 correct?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

like the middle of a number set... so the median of that number set would be 4 if thats what you are asking

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

alright well what i would do is say how i would find a median of a even and odd set

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

do you know what a lower quartile is

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yes the numbers below the median

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok so what numbers are below 4

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

3,2,1

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

1,2,3

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

whats the median in that set

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

2

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

so the lower quartile would be 2 5,6,7 what the median there

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

6

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

the higher quartile is 6 what i would do is explain how to find the median of a even and odd set of numbers then explain how to find the lower/higher quartiles

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

but that isnt interpreting the summary

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ill just ask my teacher! thanks though! ill fan and medal you :)

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

hmm @texaschic101 might be able to help thats what i would see it as though

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

okay thanks!

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

because you're making the summary simpler on how to find medians lower and higher quatrile

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

quartile

3 years ago
OpenStudy (texaschic101):

what are the numbers ? or are you just supposed to tell how you arrive at a 5 number summary given any numbers ?

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

im just not sure how to interpret the upper quartile, lower quartile, median, minimum and maximum

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

i know how to get all the numbers... but how do i interpret the numbers that i get? @texaschic101

3 years ago