ok i got the mean which is 300 and the SD is 70. What is the first quartile score? how can i get this number?

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- Sep 18th 2008, 09:54 AM #1

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If you have calculated the mean and standard deviation from a sample then you need to calculate the 1-st quartile from the sample, you can't get it from the maen and standard deviation.

If the mean and standard deviation are from a theoretical distribution you need to know what that distribution is to calculate the 1-st quartile.

In other words post the entire question.

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