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### main topic for labels

This is the template for expandable posts...so far I like it. Would it be worthwhile to make them all like this? Learning Goals Explain the purpose of the measures of central tendency Identify the three measures of central tendency Calculate the mode, median, and mean Differentiate and explain percentiles vs. percentages Calculate percentiles Explain the mathematical characteristics of the mean Correctly select the appropriate measure of central tendency for a given distribution of data Identify importance of outliers and relationship to skewness Key Terms central tendency mode median percentiles mean outliers weighted mean symmetry positive skew negative skew Assigned Reading(s) lorem ipsem Assigned PPT This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office Online . Associated

### test expandable posts

test sharing word doc This is a test post for expandable posts...so far I like it. Would it be worthwhile to make them all like this? Learning Goals Explain the purpose of the measures of central tendency Identify the three measures of central tendency Calculate the mode, median, and mean Differentiate and explain percentiles vs. percentages Calculate percentiles Explain the mathematical characteristics of the mean Correctly select the appropriate measure of central tendency for a given distribution of data Identify importance of outliers and relationship to skewness Key Terms central tendency mode median percentiles mean outliers weighted mean symmetry positive skew negative skew Assigned Reading lorem ipsem View PPT This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office Online .

### stats3 poll everywhere poll

There are two ways to respond to this poll: visit pollev.com/profpok and submit an answer or  use your phone and send an sms to 37607 with the message PROFPOK.   You'll receive a message that you've joined the session.  Now reply with your answer to the poll (don't forget to send the message Leave when you're done!).

### stats1 poll everywhere poll

There are two ways to respond to this poll: visit pollev.com/profpok and submit an answer or  use your phone and send an sms to 37607 with the message PROFPOK.   You'll receive a message that you've joined the session.  Now reply with your answer to the poll (don't forget to send the message Leave when you're done!).

### GSS data explorer

Visit NORC's (National Opinion Research Center)  GSS Data Explorer for detailed information about variables used in the GSS. Click "Search Variables" to view the variables. Try typing a variable name such as "spanking" Hover mouse over the Description of each variable to see how the question was worded.

### some great data visualizations

http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/katie-ledecky-is-the-present-and-the-future-of-swimming/ http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2016/08/01/us/elections/nine-percent-of-america-selected-trump-and-clinton.html