# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

ISE 201 - Data Management and Display
Final Exam Review
15
Engineering
06/10/2009

Term
 Types of Numbers
Definition
 Integer, Real, Discrete, Continuous, Numeric, Nominal, Ordinal
Term
 Integer
Definition
 Wholes numbers, natural numbers
Term
 Real numbers
Definition
 Decimals and fractions
Term
 Discrete
Definition
 Counted and measured
Term
 Continuous
Definition
 Can be drawn from an infinite set of numbers
Term
 Numeric
Definition
 Number implies someabsolute value on an external scale.
Term
 Nominal
Definition
 describes the property of an object
Term
 Ordinal
Definition
 denotes the position of an object in someproperty sequence.
Term
 Objective
Definition
 produces a repeatable, unbiased value for a property
Term
 Subjective
Definition
 assign a value by de ning a scale and evaluating the object
Term
 Median
Definition
 Mid-point in the data
Term
 Mean
Definition
 Average(add everything up and divide by number of items in the group)
Term
 Mode
Definition
 most frequent number
Term
 Range
Definition
 subtract lowest number from highest
Term
 Midrange
Definition
 Add lowest and highest value and divide by 2
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