Which of the following situations can be modeled by a discrete random variable? Choose ALL that apply.

A.The number of shots made during a basketball game.

B.The temperature in your city on August 1.

C.The height of a randomly-selected student.

D.The number of sunny days in May.

2 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago

    A. and D. involve discrete numbers (integers in this case).

    The temperature and height could have a range of values that are measured (e.g. 72.37°F or 165.2 cm)

  • alex
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago


    Discrete data is based on counts

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