The jersey number for players on a basketball team is listed below

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The jersey number for players on a basketball team is listed below.

786110615
122625211418
11221911345
32173528920

Identify the level of measurement of the data set? Explain your reasoning.

What is data set’s level of measurement? Explain your reasoning.

  1. Ratio. The data can be ordered and differences between data entries are meaningful, and a zero entry is an inherent zero.
  2. Nominal. The data are categorized using numbers, but no mathematical computations could be made.
  3. Interval. The data can be ordered and difference between data entries are meaningful, but a zero entry is not an inherent zero.
  4. Ordinal. The data can be arranged in order, or ranked but difference data entries are not meaningful.

AnswerOption 2. Nominal. The data are categorized using numbers, but no mathematical computations could be made.

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