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Q: How does a stem and leaf plot show the distribution of data?

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distribution of data is the way that you show or "distribute" your data. It just means how you show your work.In some cases it means how you put out or spread out your work like in math.

line plot

randomness of data

It is called a time plot.

Dotplots and stem-and-leaf displays both show every data value.

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Yes, a stem-and-leaf plot shows the frequency distribution of a variable.

It shows how data changes over time

a graphic way to display the median, quartiles, and extremes of a data set on a number line to show the distribution of the data.

A stem and leaf plot is one type of histogram. A simple bar chart histogram show the frequency of data in certain ranges. The leaf and stem plot has the advantage of identifying both the frequency of the data in intervals and the data values that are in the intervals. Two disadvantages to the plot is that the interval is determined by the uppermost digit (10's, 100's or 1000's) and the plot may not be easily understood by others. See related link.

distribution of data is the way that you show or "distribute" your data. It just means how you show your work.In some cases it means how you put out or spread out your work like in math.

to show data in symbols.

show distribution of data.

scatter plot

A Back-To-Back Stem and Leaf Plot is a diagram to show two different sets of numbers. They are exactly like ordinary stem and leaf plot, but represents two different numbers by going out to the left as well as the right.

line plot

randomness of data

You would add another column

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