The data set is as follows: Ford, Ford, Chevy, Toyota, Ford, Ford, Chevy, Dodge, Dodge, Dodge, Ford, Subaru, Chevy, Toyota, Chevy. What measure of central tendency and dispersion will be used with this set?

A)Difference scores

B)Range

C)Median

D)Mode

## Match each term with its corresponding definition. a.thyroid storm f.Addison’s disease

Match each term with its corresponding definition.

a.thyroid storm

f.Addison’s disease

b.pineal body

g.Cushing’s syndrome

c.fingerstick

h.biguanides

d.type 1 diabetes

i.thiazolidinediones

e.type 2 diabetes

j.antidiabetic drugs

-Work to lower sugar levels by blocking the release of glucose by the liver

## The data set is: 2, 3, 6, 7, 12. A measure of dispersion is calculated, and it is about 3.5.

The data set is: 2, 3, 6, 7, 12. A measure of dispersion is calculated, and it is about 3.5. What is this measure of dispersion?

A)The difference score

B)The variance

C)The range

D)The standard deviation

## Which measure is merely a simple difference score?

Which measure is merely a simple difference score?

A)Standard deviation = 2.41

B)Difference scores = -2, -2, -1, +2, and +3

C)Range = 8

D)Variance = 5.80

## Which measure is the most helpful both for providing a quantification of dispersion and for providing a way to interpret

Which measure is the most helpful both for providing a quantification of dispersion and for providing a way to interpret how far away from the mean each individual score is?

A)Standard deviation

B)Difference scores

C)Range

D)Magnitude

## The median is represented by which score for the following data set? Data set: 1, 2, 4, 7, 7, 8, 10,

The median is represented by which score for the following data set?

Data set: 1, 2, 4, 7, 7, 8, 10, 10, 10, 18

A)10

B)8

C)7.5

D)7

## Match each term with its definition. a.hormone f.hypothyroidism

Match each term with its definition.

a.hormone

f.hypothyroidism

b.growth hormone

g.hyperthyroidism

c.thyrotropin

h.androgens

d.melanocyte-stimulating hormone

i.mineralocorticoids

e.orbital decompression

j.glucocorticoids

-Complex chemical that influences actions at distant sites and controls body functions