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The Resource Describing data, produced and directed by Steve Collier ; written by Tom McLeish, Bob Dixon, Peter Kohn and Steve Collier, (videorecording)

Describing data, produced and directed by Steve Collier ; written by Tom McLeish, Bob Dixon, Peter Kohn and Steve Collier, (videorecording)

Label
Describing data
Title
Describing data
Statement of responsibility
produced and directed by Steve Collier ; written by Tom McLeish, Bob Dixon, Peter Kohn and Steve Collier
Title variation
Statistics : describing data
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Beginning with an explanation of the difference between "qualitative" and "quantitative" data, this program goes on to explain various ways of presenting data, including Dot Plots, Bar Charts, and Histograms. The program also explains Summary Measures, Characteristic Values, and how to arrive at the Mode, Median, and Mean, with a discussion of their individual drawbacks and advantages. The program goes on to discuss handling the Spread of Distribution, and explains techniques for measuring Spread, including Quartiles, Inter-quartile Range, and Standard Deviation, and concludes with modeling using Normal Distribution
Cataloging source
CSS
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Commentary, John Graham Davies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McLeish, Tom
  • Dixon, Robert A
  • Kohn, Peter
  • Collier, Steve
  • Davies, John Graham
  • Sheffield University Television
  • Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Runtime
24
Series statement
Why use statistics?
Series volume
module 2
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  • Mathematical statistics
  • Statistics
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Describing data, produced and directed by Steve Collier ; written by Tom McLeish, Bob Dixon, Peter Kohn and Steve Collier, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
38371678
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (24 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Describing data, produced and directed by Steve Collier ; written by Tom McLeish, Bob Dixon, Peter Kohn and Steve Collier, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
38371678
Dimensions
1/2 in
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (24 min.)
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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