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    basic boxplot problem

    can someone help me to find a percentange ; I am not sure how to do it.

    This is the problem .If a person is making the minimum salary for a construction worker, they are making more than ___________________ % of Teachers.

    please see attachment for details. any help would be appreciated .thanks
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    Quote Originally Posted by skorpiox View Post
    can someone help me to find a percentange ; I am not sure how to do it.

    This is the problem .If a person is making the minimum salary for a construction worker, they are making more than ___________________ % of Teachers.

    please see attachment for details. any help would be appreciated .thanks
    Note that the minimum salary of construction workers is equal to Q1 for teachers.
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    thanks but how much would be that in a percentage?
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    Quote Originally Posted by skorpiox View Post
    thanks but how much would be that in a percentage?
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