What are measures of central tendency and variability, and why are they essential to descriptive statistics?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 11:10 pm ad1c9bdddf
Central tendency (also known as centrality) is a measure of the location of the center of the distribution. In other words, it is a value of the data set that best represents the middle. Central tendency is essential to descriptive statistics because it makes it possible to describe the entire data set by a single value. The measures of central tendency are the mean, ...
This solution highlights the measures of central tendency and variability. It also details why these measures are essentail to descriptive statistics