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Box-and-Whisker Plots

Box-and-Whisker Plots

Author: Michael Morgan

The objective of this packet is for you to fully develop an understanding of the process of creating a box-and-whisker plot. As well as this, you will learn some new terms.

Box-and-whisker plots, also called box plots, are an easy way to illustrate data that has been collected. After viewing this packet, you should be able to easily make a box plot using the five number summary.

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Understanding Box-and-Whisker Plots

Terms associated with box plots

Box-and-Whisker Plots