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# How do you find scores at the 20th and 60th percentile in a set of 80 scores?

Updated: 9/19/2023

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20th percentile = 16th smallest value

60th percentile = 48th smallest value.

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Q: How do you find scores at the 20th and 60th percentile in a set of 80 scores?
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