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Create a histogram of the data from problem 8-66. What are the advantages and disadvantages of displaying the data using a histogram?  

What does a histogram allow you to visually determine that other plots do not?

Compare the histogram with the stem-and-leaf plot from problem 8-66.

A histogram labeled, Number of books read, on the x axis, scaled in equal segments of 10, from 0 to 40. Starting at the left, each segment has the following bar heights: 1, 6, 4, 2.