In Statistics GCSE we're first introduced to two types of Data.
Continuous and Discrete.
Continuous Data - takes any value in a numerical range.
e.g. measurements of height, weight and time.
Discrete Data - can ONLY take values which are strictly separated from each other.
e.g. number of children in a family, the numbers ` of letters in a word.
It can only take WHOLE number values.
Discrete Data is actually a fairly new topic, as…