Continuous vs Discrete Data

Continuous vs Discrete Data

Author: Graham Pardun
This lesson explains when one form of data may be more appropriate than the other.
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A Little Game I Like to Call "Continuous or Discrete?"

Here's how to tell when a data type is continuous or discrete, and what kinds of situations you'd use each data type in. This is more fun than a barrel of monkeys -- which, by the way, would be an example of discrete data.