# Give examples of both discrete and continuous data?

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1. ## research and evaluation

Give examples of both discrete and continuous data? What makes them different? Is the measurement of money continuous or discrete? Explain. Can discrete data be analyzed using the normal distribution? Why or why not?
2. ## MATH

(A) Classify the following as an example of nominal, ordinal, interval, or ratio level of measurement, and state why it represents this level: zip codes for the state of Pennsylvania (B) Determine if this data is qualitative or quantitative: Nationality
3. ## Res/341

examples for discrete and continuous data
4. ## Stats

Determine the following random variables discrete or continuous: a)Number of fish I caught during 2 hours? I said: discrete b)Temperature of a coffee cup? I said: continuous c)Height of a 2-year-old maple tree? I said: continuous d) Number of credit cards
5. ## Math

In your own line of work, give one example of a discrete and one example of a continuous random variable, and describe why each is continuous or discrete.
6. ## Stats

Classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables. (A) The time it takes to run a marathon (B) The number of fractions between 1 and 2 (C) A pair of dice is rolled, and the sum to appear on the dice is recorded (D) The length of a broad
7. ## Is this right?? Stats....

Classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables. (A) The time it takes to run a marathon (B) The number of fractions between 1 and 2 (C) A pair of dice is rolled, and the sum to appear on the dice is recorded (D) The length of a broad
8. ## Statistics

Hi, I have to answer if each questions is a nominal, ordinal, interval discrete, interval continuous, ratio discrete, or ratio continuous. I would like to know if my answers are correct and if wrong what is the correct answer. Thanks 1. Highest level of

11. ## statistics, are my calculations correct?

classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables: a) the time it takes to run a marathon- i think that it is discrete b) the number of fractions between one and two- i think that it is discrete? c) a pair of dice is rolled and the sum to
12. ## Algebra

An airline has implemented a plan to reduce the occurrence of lost luggage. They have observed a linear relationship between the number of months the plan has been in place and the number of pieces of lost luggage. The airline recorded their findings in
13. ## statistics

assume you have a data set from a normally distributed random variable. answer the following: will the random variable be discrete, continuous, or neither? How do you know? I believe its continuous but cant explain why will the data be qualitative or
14. ## Stats

1.Number of people in attendance at a baseball game qualitative/ordinal qualitative/nominal quantitative/discrete quantitative/continuous 2. number of tracks on a CD qualitative/ordinal qualitative/nominal quantitative/discrete quantitative/continuous
15. ## Discrete or continuous help

Identify the given random variable as being discrete or continuous. The number of stories in a specific Manhattan office building.

The number of freshmen entering college in a certain year is 621. What type of data is 621? A. Discrete data B. categorical data C. Continuous data

The number of pencil used during a test is a type of which data? nominal qualitative ordinal qualitative discrete quantitative continuous quantitative Class rank (freshman, sophomore, etc.) is a type of which data? nominal qualitative ordinal qualitative
18. ## Math

Sarah has to go to her brother's baseball tournament that lasts for 4 days. She eats two-thirds of a hotdog at every game. He plays 2 games a day. Define your variables, write a function rule, find the domain and range, and tell whether the data is
19. ## biology

Could someone please check this definition and tell me if it's good or if it's too much (whatever) Variation=the existence of differences between the individuals in a population. It can be described as continuous or discrete. Examples of discrete variation
20. ## biology

Could someone please check this definition and tell me if it's good or if it's too much (whatever) Variation=the existence of differences between the individuals in a population. It can be described as continuous or discrete. Examples of discrete variation
21. ## Math

What is the difference between discrete and continuous data?

What type of data is the projected return on an investment? A. qualitative B. continuous C. attribute D. discrete E. none of the above
23. ## Elementary Math

The temperature of a cup of coffee is a discrete or continuous random variable? Am I correct " Discrete"
24. ## MATH

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The braking time of a car Is it discrete?
25. ## Math

I am having a hard time understanding the difference between discrete and continuous data...i have read the textbook definition and i have looked online, and i just cannot comprehend it :( help?

What type of data is the number of gallons of gasoline pumped by a filling station during a day? A. qualitative B. continuous C. attribute D. discrete E. none of the above
27. ## statistics

The number of new boats sold at a boat dealership in a given week qualitative/nominal qualitative/ordinal quantitative/continuous quantitative/discrete the weight of a gemstone qualitative/nominal qaulitative/ordinal quantitative/continuous
28. ## calculus

Evaluating an exponential function The function gives the value of a home in dollars in the year 1980 + t. What was the value of the home in 1988? Round your answer to the nearest whole dollar amount and give units. You would evaluate for t=8. The units
29. ## statistics

Give examples of nominal, ordinal, interval. and ratio data. Then, convert your ratio data example into interval, ordinal, and nominal scales. Measurement Scales Practice 1. Indicate the first letter (N, O, I, R) of the highest possible scale for each of

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The number of freshmen in the required course, English 101 The braking time of a car I think the first one discrete and the second is continous is this correct?
31. ## math

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. The number of freshmen in the required course, English 101 The braking time of a car I think the first one discrete and the second is continous is this correct?
32. ## statistics

A researcher looks at several classrooms, and counts the number of people with brown eyes in each class. Is this qualitative, quantitative-discrete, or quantitative-continuous data
33. ## Math

The number of people waiting in a line for a movie hours (x) people (y) 1 170 2 230 3 290 4 350 Is this discrete or continuous data?
34. ## Algebra 2

Give one example of a situation where you would make a discrete graph and an example of when you will se a continuous graph.
35. ## Algebra 2

Give one example of a situation where you would make a discrete graph and an example of when you will see a continuous graph.
36. ## discrete data

Can discrete data be analyzed using a normal distribution?
37. ## Statistics

A social worker is involved in a study about family structure. She obtains information regarding the number of children per family for a certain community from the census data. Identify the variable of interest, determine whether it is discrete or
38. ## Math

the question i need help with is: Classify the random variable as finite discrete, infinite discrete or continuous. The random variable given is the number of hours a child watches television on a given day.
39. ## statistics

a social worker is involved in a study about family structure. She obtains information regarding the number of children per family for a certain community from the census data. Identify the random variable of interest, determine whether it is discrete or
40. ## Calculus

consider k(t)=(e^t)/(e^t-7) on[-7,7] Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the t -value where the function is not continuous. Is the t value 0
41. ## HCT

The data shown below shows the amount in dollars spent on groceries in one day by 30 people. 204 210 227 218 254 256 238 242 253 227 251 243 233 251 241 237 247 211 222 231 218 212 217 227 209 260 230 228 242 200 1 mark a. Is it a continuous or a discrete
42. ## stats

Is the chi squared test used for continuous/discontinuous data? I think its continuous.
43. ## Algebra 1, Math

What is the difference between continuous and discrete?
44. ## PROBABILTY

WHAT IS AN EXAMPLE OF DISCRETE DISTRIBUTION AND CONTINUOUS DISTRIBUTIONS?
45. ## MATH

(5 pts) The length, X, of a fish from a particular mountain lake in Idaho is normally distributed with \mu = 9.7 inches and \sigma = 1.7 inches. (a) Is X a discrete or continuous random variable? (Type: DISCRETE or CONTINUOUS) ANSWER: (b) Write the event
46. ## Calculus

COnsider g(x)=(8)/(x-6) on (6,13) (a) Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the x -value where the function is not continuous. Is is continous? If not? what interval then?
47. ## Calculus

COnsider g(x)=(8)/(x-6) on (6,13) (a) Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the x -value where the function is not continuous. Is is continous? If not? what interval then?
48. ## Calculus

COnsider g(x)=(8)/(x-6) on (6,13) (a) Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the x -value where the function is not continuous. Is is continous? If not? what interval then?
49. ## stat

When rolling a die, is this an example of a discrete or continuous random variable?
50. ## Real Analysis

a) Give an example of a function, whose limit exists as x approaches 2, but it is not continuous at x=2 b)Give an example of a function that is not differentiable at x=2, but it is continuous at x=2
51. ## Math

Tell whether the data collected is continuous or discrete. Rose recycles aluminum cans each week. She records the total number of cans she recycles each week. Jackson is at a crab race. He records the distance traveled by his pet crab each minute.
52. ## calculus

give an example of a function that has: a) only one point of discontinuity b) exactly two ponts of discontinuity c) an infinite number of discontinuity give an example of a function that is: a) continuous at every point b) discontinous at every point i am
53. ## statistics

Terms and Definitions matching ___ Statistics ___ Discrete variable ___ Statistics ___ Continuous variable ___ Population ___ Qualitative data ___ Population parameters ___ Quantitative data ___ Sample ___ Mean ___ Bias ___ Mode ___ Representative sample
54. ## Calculus

consider k(t)=(e^t)/(e^t-7) on[-7,7] Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the t -value where the function is not continuous. I say continous, am I wrong? If I am wrong what interval is it
55. ## Calculus

consider k(t)=(e^t)/(e^t-7) on[-7,7] Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the t -value where the function is not continuous. I say continous, am I wrong? If I am wrong what interval is it
56. ## Calculus

consider k(t)=(e^t)/(e^t-7) on[-7,7] Is this function continuous on the given interval? If it is continuous, type "continuous". If not, give the t -value where the function is not continuous. The function is not continous and it is not continous on 7
57. ## Math

In each case, determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variables and explain your answer.
58. ## statistics

Classify the variable as nominal, ordinal, discrete, or continuous, and explain: Customer’s driver’s license number

1) If the odds in favor of an event A are 3 to 1, what is the probability associated with event A occurring? A) B) C) 4 D) Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. 2) The height of a randomly selected student. A)
60. ## computer

give three examples in which raw data also serve as usefull information
61. ## Calculus

If f is differentiable at x=c, which of the following statements must be true? A. f is continuous at x=c B. f^1 is continuous at x=c^1 C. f is continuous at y=c D. f is continuous at y^1=c
62. ## Statistics

Classify the following variable as nominal, ordinal, discrete, or continuous and state why it is such a variable: number of US Senators
63. ## Calculus

Explain, using the theorems, why the function is continuous at every number in its domain. F(x)= 2x^2-x-3 / x^2 +9 A) F(x) is a polynomial, so it is continuous at every number in its domain. B) F(x) is a rational function, so it is continuous at every
64. ## statistics

Classify the following variable as nominal, ordinal, discrete, or continuous and state why it is such a variable: number of bank deposits in a month
65. ## Algebra

What is the differance between a discrete graph and a continuous graph? Thanks so much!
66. ## statistics

2. Classify the following variable as nominal, ordinal, discrete, or continuous and state why it is such a variable: number of automobile accidents per year (Points : 3)
67. ## algebra 1

is the set of all positive integers closed under addition? if yes..give 2 examples if no,,,give 2 examples that prove it is not
68. ## MATH Prob.

Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. A)the cost of a random selected orange B)the Ph level of shampoo
69. ## statistics

2. Using the MM207 Student Data Set: a) Select a continuous variable that you suspect would not follow a normal distribution. b) Create a graph for the variable you have selected to show its distribution. c) Explain why these data might not be normally
70. ## data managment

1. can a network have exactly one vertex with an odd degree? Provide evidence to suport your answer. 2. explain why for any materix A, (At)t = A. You may use examples to illustrate your answer. this is grade 12 data managment help me out guys if u know how
71. ## ESL-grammar

can anyone plz tell me what's the differences between past perfect tense and past perfect continuous tense?and tell me few examples of each one? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. The past perfect tense is to show that something "had
72. ## Math

A) Let x represent the number of messages posted each month on a social netwroking website. B) let x represent the length of time it takes to get to work. I got A) continuous B) discrete Am i correct??
73. ## MATH

(4 pts) The score on an exam from a certain MAT 112 class, X, is normally distributed with \mu = 77.6 and \sigma = 10.9. NOTE: Assume for the sake of this problem that the score is a continuous variable. A score can thus take on any value on the continuum.
74. ## Career Help

My Question:- Give at least 2 examples of good questions to ask in an informational interview. My answer:- 1. How many hours do you work in a typical week? 2. Why do people leave this field or company? Are these 2 good examples to ask in an informational
75. ## Calc

I need help finding the correct formula after finding the doubling time and continuous percentage. I got the doubling time of 24 days and the continuous percentage of 2.89%. Homework asking use the doubling time to find the continuous percent growth rate
76. ## Calculus

Find all values of a, B so that the function f(x)=1 if x>3, f(x)=ax-10 if x<3, and f(x)=B otherwise is continuous everywhere. I think a is continuous everywhere since ax-10 is a polynomial, and b is continuous at x=3.
77. ## Math for teaching.

I need help finding examples of discrete models used in addition. Can you explain this to me or show me a cite that might help. Thanks
78. ## Anthropology

I am struggling with these question. I did the other seven. Someone please help me. I need some sleep. Are there universal features in human behavior that leads to conflict? Give examples. What are the formal and informal mechanisms of social control? Give
79. ## statistics

an archer shoots arrows at the bull's eye of a target and measures the distance from the center of the target to the arrow. identify the random variable of interest, determine whether it is discrete or continuous, and list its possible values
80. ## 336

Let x represent the number pfessages posted each month on a social netwroking website. Answer: Continuous Let x represent the length of time it takes to get to work. Answer discrete Am i correct???
81. ## Science

My question is which of the following are NOT examples of data? Numbers Graphs Measurements Conclusions I know conclusions are not data. What about graphs? Is that data or a way to record data?
82. ## Discrete Math

Why use mathematical induction to get the sum of a sequence? Also, if there are any websites you can recommend that will be a help too. However, I need an explanation rather than examples. Thank you for any helpful replies.
83. ## English

I have been a carpenter for five years. Is this Future continuous or Present perfect continuous. ‘have been’ is a current and in this case ongoing state. So while it is present it is also continuous.
84. ## physic

can someone give me 5 examples for the conservation of the angular momentum , 5 for the conservation of the impulse , and 5 for the conservation of the mechanical energy , in sport , arts or in technique , or just give me a site to find these examples, but
85. ## Algebra

Graph the function rule. Use labels. Explain why the graph is continuous or discrete. The amount of money made by selling bikes depends on the number n of bikes sold. So a = 150n. I need help with this question and better understanding it
86. ## math

Use a graph to determine whether the given function is continuous on its domain. HINT [See Example 1.] f(x) = x + 7 if x < 0 2x − 5 if x ≥ 0 1 continuous discontinuous If it is not continuous on its domain, list the points of discontinuity.
87. ## Discrete Math

Justifying your conclusions (you could also use examples in order to illustrate your results). What can you say about the sets A and B if we know that: 1. A ∪ B = A 2. A ∩ B = A Thanks for any helpful replies :)
88. ## algebra

Kenny buys mixed nuts at a corner market for per pound. The cost is a function of the number of pounds of nuts bought. What is the graph of the function? Is the function continuous or discrete?

What are some examples of two sets of related data with 10-25 data points each?

What are some examples of two sets of related data with 10-25 data points each?
91. ## Planning

Identify and describe a range of transferable education skills. Criteria #1: List 3 types of skills (Employability) and list examples of each type of skill and give examples of each specific skill. I understand it wants me to l ist 3 types of employability

What type of data is the projected return on an investment? Qualitative , continous, attribute,discrete or none of the above
93. ## Stats

The Geometric distribution is used when we want to ﬁnd the probability of performing a sequence of trials with X “failures” before the ﬁrst “success”, where a “success” occurs with some probability p. We can denote such a random
94. ## English

What are 3 examples of rhyme schemes? My assignment was to get 5 and I got only 1. Can you give me 3 more? Here's one of the poems I have: To Anthea, Who May Command Him Any Thing Robert Herrick Bid me to weep, and I will weep, A While I have eyes to see;
95. ## Chemistry

In the recent Chem Activities, we have been learning about how Coulombic attractions and repulsions determine properties of atoms like ionization energy and atomic radius. We have made two assumptions not completely justified by the data we had up to this
96. ## math

1.On the package of candy coated chocolates it states the box contains 147 grams. In reality, the mass can vary between 145 g and 150 g. You may find between 63 and 69 pieces of candy in any given box. Explain which variable represents the domain and
97. ## chemistry

Examples of materials or substances that can be both beneficial and detrimental at the same time. Give two examples. please help
98. ## math

Give two examples of why having health insurance would be a good idea. What problems would there be if you didn’t have it? Sorry i can not come up with 2 examples