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knottwill hello all,
please help as I'm very stuck!
I have 50 numbers.
I need to work out the interquartile range so i need the upper and lower quartiles.
which numbers do i use? all examples i find seen to be odd in total.
for the lower quartile i think I need the
50+1
-------- = 12.75th number
4
and for the upper quartile i think i need the
3(50+1)
----------- = 38.25th no.
4
how can i find this or am I going about this all wrong?
I dont understand how to get the 12.75th or 38.25th number.
Please help me! thanks a bunch. Will