Definition:Sample Statistic/Continuous

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Definition

Data which can be described with a continuous variable are known as continuous data.


Examples

Height of Students

The height $H$ of each of $100$ university students is an example of continuous data.


Temperatures Recorded

The temperatures recorded every half hour at a weather bureau is an example of continuous data.


Lifetimes of TV Tubes

The lifetimes of television tubes produced by a company is an example of continuous data.


Lengths of Bolts

The lengths of $1000$ bolts produced in a factory is an example of continuous data.


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