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7-105.
  1. 7‑105. Eduardo’s friends guessed how many jelly beans were in a jar at his birthday party. Here are their guesses: 75, 80, 95, 92, 100, 72, 71, 60, 65, 88, 60, 152. Homework Help ✎

    1. Make a histogram to display the data.

    2. Make a box plot to display the data.

    3. Which measure of center is most appropriate for this data? Why?

    4. Which data display most clearly shows the median of the data?

Make the x-axis ''Jelly Beans'' and the y-axis ''Guesses''. How would you want to scale the x- and y- axes?

Refer to the Math Notes box in Lesson 7.1.5 to review box plots.

Considering the outlier, would the mean or the median be most appropriate?

Which plot takes into account the median when it is being constructed?