Employers in the healthcare industry expect employees to have
mathematical knowledge and skills to perform tasks such as properly
managing data, records, inventory, and prescriptions.
Use chapters 7 and 12 of your textbook to define the following vocabulary.
1. Define: Statistics
The branch of mathematics concerned with data,or numerical information.
2. Define: Graphs
A display that provides a pictorial representation of data
3. Define: Mean
The sum of all values divided by the number of those values also known as the average value
4. Define: Median
The value that separates a list of values in such a way that there is the same number of values below
the median as above
5. Define: Mode
In a set of numbers the value that occurs most frequently
6. Define: Square Root
A square root of a number is one or two identical factors of that number
7. Define: Pythagorean Theorem
The square of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is equal to the sum of the squares of the two legs
Use chapter 7 of your textbook to answer the following questions. Be sure to show your work. Please
use this dataset for the next three questions: 5, 10, 12, 4, 6, 11, 13, 5