# GRE Subject Test: Math : Probability & Statistics

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Range & Iqr

Find the range of the set of numbers:      Explanation:

Step 1: Arrange the numbers from smallest to largest. If the numbers are already written that way, then skip this step..

The numbers need to be arranged.. We will get: Step 2: To find the range, subtract the smallest number from the biggest number...

So, The range of this set of numbers is ...

### Example Question #1 : Range & Iqr

What is the range of the numbers:      Explanation:

Step 1: See if the numbers are in order..

The numbers are in order from smallest to largest..

Step 2: Subtract the largest number and the smaller number:  is the range.

### Example Question #6 : Range & Iqr

What is the range of:      Explanation:

Step 1: Rearrange the numbers from smallest to largest:

After rearranging, we have: Step 2: Find the smallest number:

The smallest number is .

Step 3: Find the largest number:

The largest number is .

Step 4: Subtract the smallest number from the smallest number: The range is .

### Example Question #3 : Range & Iqr

Find the range of:      Explanation:

Step 1: Locate the smallest and largest numbers in the set above...

Largest is , smallest is Step 2: To find the range, subtract smallest from largest...

Range= ### Example Question #1 : Range & Iqr

What is the range of the set, ?

Does Not Exist   Does Not Exist

Explanation:

Step 1: Define Range of a set..

You can calculate the range by subtracting the smallest number from the largest number in the set..

Step 2: There are no numbers in this set. This set is also known as the empty set..

The range of a set that has no elements does not exist.

### Example Question #1 : Range & Iqr

If , find the IQR (Inter-Quartile Range)     Explanation:

Step 1: To find the Inter-Quartile Range, we need and .

The formula for the Inter-Quartile Range is: .

Step 2: Plug in the given values of to the equation... So, the IQR= ### Example Question #1 : Range & Iqr

Find the range:       Explanation:

Rearrange the numbers in the set from smallest to largest: To find the range, subtract the smallest number from the bigger number: The range is .

### Example Question #41 : Statistics

If and , find the IQR.      Explanation:

The IQR (Inter-Quartile Range) is the distance from the third quartile and the first quartile. The IQR is always positive. Halfway between and is the Mean (or .

To find the IQR, just subtract from . ### Example Question #12 : Range & Iqr

Find the range:       Explanation:

The range is the difference between the largest and smallest number. ### Example Question #1 : Combinational Analysis

Simplify the following expression:       Explanation:

Recall that ! means facotrial in math. This means we multiply the number by all positive integers less than itself. In other words, this... Becomes This is a great job for a calculator, which yields: ### All GRE Subject Test: Math Resources 