Box Plots 2- Open Middle Problem

Directions: Using the integers 1 to 9, create a data set of 6 or more values that generates the same quartiles as {1,3,3,7,9}, but with a Median of 6 instead.  You may use a number more than once.

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What patterns did you notice while working on this problem?

What strategies did you theorize you needed?

Were any of them solutions?

What strategy  did you find?

Can this strategy be used to change Q1 or Q3?


What if your data set was to only have 5 numbers?

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