Prepare 15- Statistics- Section 10

Please answer in complete sentences.

  1. Recall the previous assignment of Statistics, how do you find the mean, median, and mode of a set of numbers?

  2. Considering the time frame of 1000-1390 CE, what do you predict the leading causes of mortality of infants and children to be?

  3. How do you think the numbers of infant and child mortality rates could have affected the development of a country or region in 1000-1390 CE?

  4. Today, do you think the rates of infant and child mortality have gotten higher or lower since the rates of mortality in 1000-1390 CE? Why?

  5. What do you think caused the child/infant mortality rates to get to that point?

  6. Do you believe wealth had any impact on child and infant mortality rates between 1000-1390 CE, like it does today (expensive health care)?