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Characteristics of a Population for which Mean/Median/Mode is Used

What are the characteristics of a population for which it would be appropriate to use mean/median/mode? When would the characteristics of a population make them inappropriate to use?

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There are some characteristics of a population for which it would be appropriate to use mean/median/mode. First, the size of sample we pick must be large enough. In some statistical books, a sample size of 30 is considered to be the minimum. ...

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The solution discusses the characteristics of a population for which it would be appropriate and inappropriate to use mean/median/mode.

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