Problem 1E

What is the level of measurement for each of the following variables?

a. Student IQ ratings.

b. Distance students travel to class.

c. The jersey numbers of a sorority soccer team.

d. A classification of students by state of birth.e. A ranking of students as freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior.

f. Number of hours students study per week.

Problem 1E

What is the level of measurement for each of the following variables?

a. Student IQ ratings.

b. Distance students travel to class.

c. The jersey numbers of a sorority soccer team.

d. A classification of students by state of birth,

e. ranking of students as freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior.

f. Number of hours students’ study per week.

Step by step solution

Step 1 of 6

a. The ratings of a student's IQ will take numerical values based on the total rating possible. But, it is known that the IQ of students can never be zero. Therefore, the student's IQ will be measured on an interval scale of measurement.