BoxandWhisker Plot
Definition of Box and Whisker Plot
Examples of BoxandWhisker Plot
 A sample of boxandwhisker plot is shown below.
Solved Example on BoxandWhisker Plot
The boxandwhisker plot below shows the amount of calories in some bakery items. Use it to find the difference between the upper and lower quartiles.
Choices:
A. 150
B. 650
C. 500
D. 250
Correct Answer: A
Solution:
Step 1: From the boxandwhisker plot shown, we learn that the upper quartile value is 650 and the lower quartile value is 500.
Step 2: So, the difference between the two values is 650  500 = 150.
Related Terms for BoxandWhisker Plot

Quartile

Lower Quartile

Middle Quartile

Upper Quartile

Median

Number Line

Least Value

Greatest Value
Realworld Connections for BoxandWhisker Plot
For example, the prices of different commodities, weights of students in a class, your test scores, etc can be compared using boxandwhisker plots.
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BoxandWhisker Plot
