MCQ Questions For Class 11 Economics Chapter 5 Measures of Central Tendency

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Question. Median divides a series into how many parts?
(a) Two
(b) Three
(c) Four
(d) All of these

A

Question. When the values in a series are not of equal importance, we calculate the:
(a) Arithmetic mean
(b) Geometric mean
(c) Weighted mean
(d) Mode

C

Question. Which of the following is a kind of partition value?
(a) Arithmetic mean
(b) Median
(c) Quartile
(d) Both (b) and (c)

C

Question. Dividing a series into ten equal parts is called:
(a) decile
(b) quartile
(c) percentile
(d) none of these

A

Question. For calculating median, all items of the series are arranged in:
(a) descending order
(b) ascending order
(c) ascending or descending order
(d) none of these

C

Question. Quartile is a type of:
(a) mathematical average
(b) statistical average
(c) partition value
(d) none of these

C

Question. Mode refers to that value of a series that occurs ___________ times in the series.
(a) zero
(b) infinite
(c) maximum
(d) minimum

C

Question. Out of the following, by which method mode can be calculated?
(a) Inspection method
(b) Grouping method
(c) Both (a) and (b)
(d) None of these

C

Question. Median of these numbers: 3, 5, 7, 9, 12 is:
(a) 3
(b) 6
(c) 7
(d) 12

C

Question. Formula of D7 in individual series is:
(a) Size of (π+1/100)th item
(b) Size of 7(π+1/10)th item
(c) Size of 7(π/10)th item
(d) none of these

B

Question. The sample mean of first n natural numbers is:
(a) n(n+ 1) / 2
(b) (n+ 1) / 2
(c) n/2
(d) (n+ 1) / 2

D

Question. In a distribution, the value around which the items tend to be most heavily concentrated is called:
(a) Median
(b) Mean
(c) Third quartile
(d) Mode

D

Question. When all the values in a series occur the equal number of times, then it is not possible to calculate the:
(a) Arithmetic mean
(b) Geometric mean
(c) Harmonic mean
(d) Weighted mean

D

Question. The sum of absolute deviations is minimum when taken from.
(a) Arithmetic Mean
(b) Median
(c) Mode
(d) None of these

B

Question. For a certain distribution, if Ξ£(X -20) = 25, Ξ£(X- 25) =0, and Ξ£(X-35) = -25, then is equal to:
(a) 20
(b) 25
(c) -25
(d) 35

B

Question. The values of extreme items do not influence the average in case of
(a) Median
(b) Mean
(c) Mode
(d) None of these

A

Question. Median:
(a) Can be determined graphically
(b) Not affected by extreme items
(c) Cannot be determined
(d) Involves complex calculations

A

Question. Which of the following is not as measure of central tendency?
(a) Mean
(b) Median
(c) Mode
(d) Range

D

Question. The sum of deviations is zero when deviations are taken from:
(a) Mean
(b) Median
(c) Mode
(d) Geometric mean

A

Question. The second quartile is known as
(a) Median
(b) lower quartile
(c) Upper quartile
(d) None of these

A

Question. The mean for a set of data obtained by assigning each data value a weight that reflects its relative importance within the set, is called:
(a) Geometric mean
(b) Harmonic mean
(c) Weighted mean
(d) Combined mean

C

Question. The number of observations smaller than is the same as the number larger than it.
(a) Median
(b) Mode
(c) Mean
(d) None of these

A

Question. Graphic location of mode is done with reference to:
(a) Cumulative frequency curve
(b) Frequency Polygon
(c) Frequency Curve
(d) Histogram

D

Question. If =100 and Y=2X β 200, then mean of Y values will be:
(a) 0
(b) 2
(c) 100
(d) 200

A

Question. The most widely average used is:
(a) Arithmetic mean
(b) Median
(c) Mode
(d) Geometric mean

A

Question. For open-end classification, which of the following is the best measure of central tendency
(a) Arithmetic Mean
(b) Geometric Mean
(c) Median
(d) Mode

C

Question. What do you call the partition value which divides the series into two equal pats?
(a) Upper Quartile
(b) Median
(c) Mode
(d) Lower Quartile

B

Question. The middle most value of a set of observations is
(a) Median
(b) Mode
(c) Mean
(d) None of these

A

Question. Mode of a series is.
(a) An average value
(b) A middle value
(c) Highest frequency value
(d) None of above.

C

Question. Step deviation method or coding method is used for computation of the:
(a) Arithmetic mean
(b) Geometric mean
(c) Weighted mean
(d) Harmonic mean

A

Question. If mean of a series is 32 and median is 40, what would be the value of mode?
(a) 54
(b) 58
(c) 56
(d) 38

C

Question. Most frequent occurring value in a series is called:
(a) Mode
(b) Median
(c) Mean
(d) Quartiles

A

Question. What will be the median of the following series?
2, 3, 4, 8, 7, 12, 10, 11
(a) 7
(b) 7.5
(c) 8
(d) 8.5

B

Question. Refer to the data given in question no. 55, what will be the value of Q1?
(a) 0.25
(b) 4.25
(c) 5.75
(d) 8.25

A

Question. In order to calculate mean of βnβ natural numbers, the number of items will be equal to
(a) 100
(b) 1000
(c) n
(d) Infinity

C

Question. Which of the following is correct for an asymmetrical distribution (positively skewed)?
(a) Mean > Median > Mode
(b) Median > Mode > Mean
(c) Mean = Median = Mode
(d) Mode > Median > Mean

A

Question. In an asymmetrical distribution, if mean is 20 and median is 25, what will be the value of mode?
(a) 22
(b) 25
(c) 30
(d) 35

D

Question. The lowest value of highest 25 percent items of the series is known as lower quartile. Choose from the options below.
(a) True
(b) False
(c) Partially true
(d) Incomplete statement

B

Question. The sum of square of deviations from actual mean is
(a) minimum
(b) maximum
(c) zero
(d) not defined

A

Question. Simple arithmetic mean can also be referred to as
(a) weighted mean
(b) unweighted mean
(c) relative mean
(d) geometric mean

B

Question. Choose the incorrect statement from the given below.
(a) For a symmetrical distribution, mean, median and mode are equal to each other.
(b) Mid-value series need to be converted in normal frequency distribution in order to calculate median.
(c) Inclusive series need to be converted into exclusive series in order to calculate arithmeticmean.
(d) Mode calculated from the empirical relation is different from value calculated by statistical calculation.

C

Question. Quartile group is decided in continuous series by using the following formula
(a) (N/4)th term
(b) 3 (N/4)th term
(c) [(N+1)/ 4]th term
(d) Both (a) and (b)

D

Question. Calculation of arithmetic mean for an inclusive frequency distribution is the same as in case of exclusive frequency distribution. The given statement is
(a) True
(b) False
(c) Partially true
(d) Incomplete statement

A

Question. Which of the following are correct for a symmetrical distribution?
(a) Mean > Median > Mode
(b) Median > Mode > Mean
(c) Mean = Median = Mode
(d) Mode > Median > Mean

C

Question. 5 is the mode of the numbers 2, 4, 3, 5, 5, 3, 2. Choose from the options below.
(a) True
(b) False
(c) Partially true
(d) Incomplete statement

B

Question. A frequency distribution can have
(a) two means
(b) two medians
(c) two modes
(d) None of these

C

Question. Quartiles can be located graphically using
(a) less than ogive only
(b) more than ogive only
(c) Both less than ogive and more than ogive together
(d) Either less than ogive or more than ogive

D

Question. Quartile of a series is based on which of the following?
(a) Middle 50%items of the series
(b) Upper 25%items of the series
(c) Lower 25%items of the series
(d) All the items of the series

A

Question. When arithmetic mean is calculated using assumed mean and the sum of deviation from assumed mean is zero, which of the below statement is correct in that situation?
(a) Assumed mean is equal to actual mean
(b) Assumed mean is less than actual mean
(c) Assumed mean is more than actual mean
(d) Itβs an exception

A

Question. The most used method of central tendency is median. Choose from the options below.
(a) True
(b) False
(c) Partially true
(d) Incomplete statement

B

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