# Construct a box plot and find IQR & interpret its meaning

Q3) The following ranked data represent the number of English-language Sunday newspapers in each of the 50 states as of February 1, 1996:

2 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 5 6 6 6

7 7 7 8 10 11 11 11 12 12 13 14

14 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16 18 18

19 21 21 23 27 31 35 37 38 39 40 44

62 85

Construct a box plot for the data. Characterize the distribution shape by selecting the name of the distribution that most closely approximates the data. Find IQR and interpret its meaning.

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#### Solution Summary

This solution involves constructing a box plot and interpreting its meaning.

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