Suppose that distinct integer values are written on each of 3 cards. These cards are then randomly given the designations A, B, and C. The values on cards A and B are then compared. If the smaller of these values is then compared with the value on card C, what is the probability that it is also smaller than the value on card C?

Section 8: Statistics in Liberal Arts Stat 2220, Espey ➢ Stylometry/stylostatistics: investigation of qualitative features of style (deciding authorship by comparing writing styles) ○ Comparing rates of word use, especially non-contextual words ○ Histograms show the distribution of a sample ➢ Box Plot: graphs a 5-number summary of the data, showing its spread and skew ○ Smallest value ○ 25th percentile ○ 50th percentile ○ 75th percentile ○ Largest value ➢ Determining Percentiles: (n × p) where n = sample size and p = percentile in decimal form ○ When n × pequals a whole number, take the average of this ordered value and the next one ○ When n × pequals