8

40 students in a class have obtained the following test scores out of 50.

3, 15, 24, 28, 33, 35, 38, 42, 23, 38, 36, 34, 29, 25, 17, 7, 34, 36, 39, 44, 31, 26, 20, 11, 13, 22, 27, 47, 39, 37, 34, 32, 35, 28, 38, 41, 48, 15, 32, 13.

1 Construct the frequency distribution table.

2 Draw the histogram and frequency polygon.


  xi fi Fi ni Ni
[0, 5) 2.5 1 1 0.025 0.025
[5, 10) 7.5 1 2 0.025 0.050
[10, 15) 12.5 3 5 0.075 0.125
[15, 20) 17.5 3 8 0.075 0.200
[20, 25) 22.5 3 11 0.075 0.275
[25, 30) 27.5 6 17 0.150 0.425
[30, 35) 32.5 7 24 0.175 0.600
[35, 40) 37.5 10 34 0.250 0.850
[40, 45) 47.5 4 38 0.100 0.950
[45, 50) 47.5 2 40 0.050 1.000
    40   1  

Histogram

Histogram