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Lucy and Marissa each designed a box plot to represent this data set:

Their plots are shown below. Which plot is scaled correctly and why? Explain the mistakes in the incorrect plot.  Homework Help ✎

  1. box plot

  1. box plot

Look carefully at each number line. Are they numbered and spaced correctly?

Part (a) is done correctly. Explain why part (a) is correct and part (b) is incorrect.