Discrete or Continuous? II Identify the following as discrete or continuous random variables: a.Number of overdue accounts in a department store at a particular time b.Your blood pressure

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asked 2021-02-19
Discrete or Continuous? II Identify the following as discrete or continuous random variables:
a.Number of overdue accounts in a department store at a particular time
b.Your blood pressure

Answers (1)

2021-02-20
(a)Given:
Numberof overdue accounts in a department store at a particular time.
Calculation:
Number of overdue accounts in a department store at a particular time is a discrete random variable that can take value from {0,1,2...}.
(b)Given:
Your blood pressures.
Calculation:
My blood pressure is a continuous random variable.
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