MathGloss/D/Discrete variable
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Definition
Discrete variable

Examples
The following are examples of discrete variables:
 Gender
 Eye color (brown, blue, green, hazel)
 Age in years
 Number of days it snowed
 Number correct on a 5question test
Web Resources

Acknowledgements
Portions of this entry were adapted from
 Discrete Variables at Online Statistics Education: An Interactive Multimedia Course of Study. Project Leader: David M. Lane, Rice University. Retrieved 27 January 2012.