Levels of data

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What is nominal data?
Data in separate categories or groups.
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How is nominal data displayed?
In a 2 by 2 table
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What is ordinal data?
Data that is placed in order or ranked.
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What is an example of ordinal data collected?
Rank people on a scale of kindness, asking people to make a list of liking.
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Describe interval/ratio data?
Assigning real mathematical measures.
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What is the difference between interval and ratio data?
Ratio data starts at 0 and interval data starts of 1.
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What are examples interval/ratio data?
Measuring reaction time, comparing people's heights.
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