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By Jenknd | Last updated: Jan 4, 2021
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Identify each question as either a statistical question or a non-statistical question. Keep in mind that a statistical question will likely yield various responses rather than just one or two.
Questions and Answers
1.
What kind of a question is this:
You ask all 6th graders in your school, "What is your favorite color?"
A.
Statistical question
B.
Non-statistical question
2.
What kind of question is this:
You ask all 6th graders in your school, "In what grade are you?"
A.
Statistical question
B.
Non-statistical question
3.
What kind of question is this:
You ask all 6th graders in your school, "How many hours of television did you watch this week?"
A.
Statistical question
B.
Non-statistical question
4.
What kind of question is this:
You ask people in an airport, "How many states have you visited?"
A.
Statistical question
B.
Non-statistical question
5.
What kind of question is this:
You ask your parents, "Can I go to the movies tonight?"
A.
Statistical question
B.
Non-statistical question
6.
What kind of question is this:
You ask your math teacher, "How many students earned an A on our statistics quiz?"
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Identify each question as either a statistical question or a non-statistical question. Keep in mind that a statistical question will likely yield various responses rather than just one or two.
Questions: 6 | Attempts: 19797 | Last updated: Jan 4, 2021
Sample Question
What kind of a question is this:
You ask all 6th graders in your school, "What is your favorite color?"