#### Question

# Describe the two parts of a stem-and-leaf plot.?

& what are the two parts?

#### Answer

The digits in the largest place is referred to as the stem and the digits in the smallest place are referred to as the leaf (leaves). The leaves are always displayed to the left of the stem. Stem and Leaf Plots are great organizers for large amounts of information.

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Jul 25 at 16:40