#### Understanding

Measurements collected from the entire population are typically called a census, a complete count of everyone or everything in the population. A sample is a subset of the population, typically selected to represent the population.

### What to look for

Students should note that bar graphs convey some information that can be used to compare distributions, but that they are limited as data analysis tools.### Sample Assessment

The plot shows the number of points earned in a contest by men and women.

Number of points earned:

What is the least number of points earned in the contest by either men or women?

Answer: 35 points