Lower Quartile Calculator

For the given set of data, the calculator will find the lower (first) quartile ($$$25$$$th percentile), with steps shown.

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Your Input

Find the lower quartile of $$$8$$$, $$$8$$$, $$$5$$$, $$$-6$$$, $$$-6$$$, $$$7$$$, $$$-7$$$, $$$8$$$, $$$5$$$, $$$2$$$, $$$6$$$, $$$5$$$, $$$7$$$, $$$1$$$.

Solution

The lower (first) quartile $$$Q_{1}$$$ is equal to the $$$25$$$th percentile.

The $$$25$$$th percentile is $$$1$$$ (for steps, see percentile calculator).

Answer

$$$Q_{1} = 1$$$A