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Mia Hamm, who retired after the 2004 Olympics, is considered by some to be the most prolific player in international soccer. The following data represent the number of goals scored over her 18 year career.

0 0 0 4 10 1 10 10 19 9 18 20 13 13 2 7 8 13

a. Construct a stem-and leaf plot of Mia's scores.

b. Find the mean number of scores, the median and the mode for scores.

c. Find the range, Q1 and Q3. What is the IQR for her scores?

d. Determine the Five Number Summary.

e. What is the shape of the distribution of Mia's scores (symmetric, skewed to the left, skewed to the right)?

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The solution constructs a stem and leaf plot, finds the mean, median and mode, range, and shape of Mia Hamms scores.

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