Posted by **J.J.** on Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 8:19pm.

The temperature of a cup of coffee is a discrete or continuous random variable?

Am I correct " Discrete"

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**bobpursley**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 8:28pm
You have to be kidding. Temperature does not jump from one number to the next.

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**Anonymous**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 8:31pm
If you put a thermometer in a cup of coffee and watched it, would it jump to different temperatures or move continuously to different temperatures?

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**J.J.**, Saturday, August 8, 2009 at 8:51pm
I'm sorry my bad I got confused I ment continuous random

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