Exercise

# Choice of center measure

The choice of measure for center can have a dramatic impact on what we consider to be a typical observation, so it is important that you consider the shape of the distribution before deciding on the measure.

Which set of measures of central tendency would be *worst* for describing the two distributions shown here?

Instructions

### Possible answers

A: mode, B: median

A: mean, B: mode

A: median, B: mean

A: median, B: median