# Research Methods and Statistics-Statistics in Psychology [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 6 - 11 of 99

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## Question 6

### Question MCQ▾

Which does not belong to central tendency?

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Measure.

b.

Mode.

c.

Median.

d.

Mean.

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## Question 7

### Question MCQ▾

________ statistics, summarizes or “boils down” numbers so they become more meaningful and easier to communicate to others.

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Descriptive

b.

Inferential

c.

None of the above

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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## Question 8

### Question MCQ▾

________ is calculated by adding all the scores for each group and then dividing by the total number of scores.

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Median

b.

Mode

c.

Mean

d.

None of the above

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## Question 9

### Question MCQ▾

Frequency distributions are often shown ________ to make them more “visual.”

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Graphically

b.

Hypothetically

c.

Statistically

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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## Question 10

### Question MCQ▾

By using a ________, large amounts of information can be neatly organized and summarized.

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Variability

b.

Central tendency

c.

Equal distribution

d.

Frequency distribution

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## Question 11

### Question MCQ▾

Which is true about the range of the distribution?

### Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

It tends to be broader in nature than that of the “3 Tenors” .

b.

It is a quick but gross description of the spread of scores.

c.

It can be used with other measures to calculate kurtosis.

d.

It provides a useful index of central tendency.

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