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What is meant by the mean?
The mean is the arithmetic average that indicates the typical score in a data set.
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How is the mean calculated?
The mean is obtained by summing all the scores in a data set and dividing by the number of entries constituting the data set. Scores out of 12 for males added up and divided by ten provides the mean facial expression score for males, and scores out o
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Why would the median be used as opposed to the mean?
The median is a more representative form of a measure of central tendency (average) when there is anomalous data, or ‘outliers’. Why? – this is because any ‘extreme’ or ‘unusual’ scores that would otherwise artificially inflate or deflate the average
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What is qualitative data?
Qualitative data is descriptive, in-depth and rich data that can give you insight into the participants’ thoughts and beliefs.
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What 2 symbols was Kanzi able to identify not he lexigram before any training?
Apple and banana
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The mean is obtained by summing all the scores in a data set and dividing by the number of entries constituting the data set. Scores out of 12 for males added up and divided by ten provides the mean facial expression score for males, and scores out o

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