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Flashcards in data Deck (10):
1

data set

information that is being collected

2

individuals

who the information is collected about

3

variables

characteristics of individuals about which we collect information

4

data

values of variables

5

qualitative

classify individuals into categories (no numbers)

6

ordinal (order)

categories with natural order

7

nominal

categories that do not have natural order

8

quantiative

tells you how much or how many of something is (has numbers)

9

discrete

possible values can be listed (does not have to be finite)

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continuous

many values possible (have additional values ex: decimals)