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Hollyhocks are tall, slender, flowering plants that grow in many areas of the U.S. Here are the heights (in inches) of hollyhocks that are growing in a park: $10,39,43,45,46,47,48,48,49,50,\ \text{and}\ 52$. 6-95 HW eTool (CPM). Homework Help ✎

1. Find the median.

Since the data is already listed in ascending order, find the middle number.

$47$

2. Find the quartiles.

Find the medians of the upper half and the lower half of the ordered set of data.

3. Make a box plot of the data.

Use the eTool below to make a box plot.
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