Beginning R pp 73-80 | Cite as

Chapter 8: Descriptive Statistics and Exploratory Data Analysis

  • Joshua F. Wiley
  • Larry A. Pace

Abstract

In  Chapter 8, we look at both numerical summaries (what are known as descriptive statistics) and graphical summaries related to exploratory data analysis (EDA). We discuss the topic of graphics more generally in  Chapter 9, and the related topic of data visualization later in our text.

Keywords

Central Tendency Multiple Mode Exploratory Data Analysis Reading Score Math Score 
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Copyright information

© Dr. Joshua F. Wiley and the estate of Larry A. Pace 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joshua F. Wiley
    • 1
  • Larry A. Pace
    • 1
  1. 1.IndianaUSA

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