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ERIC Number: EJ1151209
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0141-982X
Teach a Confidence Interval for the Median in the First Statistics Course
Howington, Eric B.
Teaching Statistics: An International Journal for Teachers, v39 n3 p84-87 Aut 2017
Few introductory statistics courses consider statistical inference for the median. This article argues in favour of adding a confidence interval for the median to the first statistics course. Several methods suitable for introductory statistics students are identified and briefly reviewed.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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