# Statistics

Which one of the following is NOT an example of discrete data?

A. number of households watching the Home Improvement.

B. number of employees reporting in sick.

C. number of miles between New York City and Chicago.

D. number of members of the Dobbs Ferry- Irvington Lions Club.

E. number of family members.

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1. According to the definition at
http://www.isixsigma.com/dictionary/Discrete_Data-226.htm ,
I would say the answer is C, since distance might not be an integer.

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