- John Golden
This sketch uses the spreadsheet view to show the means and medians of 25 samples of a data set. The data set and sample size is customizable. The samples are without replacement. What do you notice about the mean vs the median as a summary statistic? What effect does the data set size have vs the distribution of the summary stats? What does the sample size have vs the distribution of the summary stats?
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