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# Differences in Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

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Examine the differences between descriptive and inferential statistics.

Describe the functions of statistics.
Define descriptive and inferential statistics.
Provide at least one example of the relationship between descriptive and inferential statistics.

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This response describes the importance of descriptive and inferential statistics.

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Statistics functions as a means by which to provide researchers and others the ability to conduct detailed studies of the analysis of data that has been collected. In addition, statistics functions as a means by which to investigate or study the interpretation of a given data set, and the collection methodology utilized for the data set.

Descriptive statistics are statistics that provide a detailed ...

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##### Measures of Central Tendency

Tests knowledge of the three main measures of central tendency, including some simple calculation questions.

##### Measures of Central Tendency

This quiz evaluates the students understanding of the measures of central tendency seen in statistics. This quiz is specifically designed to incorporate the measures of central tendency as they relate to psychological research.