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Parallel Box-and-Whisker Plots

What are parallel box-and-whisker plots?

A box and whisker plot identifies five important statistics: the lowest value, the first quartile, the mean, the upper quartile and the highest value. These are often known as the five-number summary. This post will show you how to construct parallel box-and-whisker plots and how to identify the five-number summary within a data set in Prelim Standard Math.

 

The relationship between box and whisker plots and five-number summary

The video below explains the relationship between box and whisker plots and five number summaries.

 

How do you compare and construct data?

The following video explains how to construct and compare a set of data.

 

How to comment on a data set’s distribution

This video will help you comment on a data set’s distribution when given data.