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V    separate the data set into 100 equal

groups.
VApercentile rank for a datum represents the
percentage of data values below the datum.


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A teacher gives a 20-point test to 10 students.
Find the percentile rank of a score of 12.
18, 15, 12, 6, 8, 2, 3, 5, 20, 10
Sort in ascending order.
2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20

6 values


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M × A student whose score

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M than 65% of the class.

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he formula used to find a value referring to a percentile p is:

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0here p is the percentile, n the total frequency


For example:

9.50, 9.44, 9.40, 9.23, 9.10, 9.00, 8.85, 8.63, 8.40, 8.25

Find the value corresponding to the 60th percentile.

1. Arrange the numbers in order:


8.25, 8.40, 8.63, 8.85, 9.00, 9.10, 9.23, 9.40, 9.44,9.50

2. Use the formula:

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