**MISSION 284**

# Variables in Statistics

Understand what variables are in statistics, and how they're measured.

#### Objectives

#### Mission Outline

1. Variables in Statistics

2. Quantitative and Qualitative Variables

3. Scales of Measurement

4. The Nominal Scale

5. The Ordinal Scale

6. The Interval and Ratio Scales

7. The Difference Between Ratio and Interval Scales

8. Common Examples of Interval Scales

9. Discrete and Continuous Variables

10. Real Limits

11. Next steps

12. Takeaways