MS 150 Statistics Quiz 01 Spring 2002

Matching: Levels of Measurement

____ 1. Distance in kilometers: 1.2, 5.3, 10.0, 12.2, 21.2 A. Nominal
____ 2. Grades: A, B, C, D, F B. Ordinal
____ 3. Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet C. Interval
____ 4. Year: 1981, 1987, 1999, 2002 D. Ratio

_____ 5. What is the sample size n for the data given in question number 1?

6. In a study to determine the body fat percentage of female students at the Palikir national campus of the College of Micronesia-FSM, 56 female students were measured and found to have a mean body fat of 28.7%. 

What is the population in problem number six?


What is the sample in problem number six?


7. Sketch a pie chart of the following data on this page:

Number of Students
Athletic level of body fat 3
Physically fit level of body fat 6
Acceptable level of body fat 10
Obese 5

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