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My scores improved, nudging me near the top 25th percentile.
The Buckeyes went FIB on roughly 25% of plays which ranks in the 93rd percentile on a game level.What To Watch For In The College Football National Championship|Richard Johnson|January 11, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
The NWEA findings show that, compared to last year, students scored an average of 5 to 10 percentile points lower in math, with students in grades three, four and five experiencing the largest drops.Students are falling behind in math during the pandemic|Rachel Schallom|December 1, 2020|Fortune
Only 27 of them traveled 95 mph or faster, putting him in just the second percentile of hard-hit percentage.A bulked-up Victor Robles had a down year. He’ll look to fine-tune his game in winter ball.|Jesse Dougherty|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
For instance, boys in the 10th percentile saw a statistically significant decline of six points on the 500-point exam.‘Nation’s report card’ shows declines for lowest-performing students|Laura Meckler|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
These differentials, he writes “places the average black at roughly the 16th percentile of the white IQ distribution.”Immigrants’ IQ Lower, Wrote Coathor of Heritage Foundation Report|Jamelle Bouie|May 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The new measure is a relative measure, pegged to (approximately) how much the 33rd percentile is spending on various things.
Recall figure 2.1 at the beginning of the book, showing stagnant incomes for people below the 50th income percentile.
Really well, actually—in the 97th percentile on reading comprehension and the 87th in math.
A state in the 90th percentile (with the least amount of complaints filed) was given 20 points.
In other words, the lengths of the individual vectors denote the percentile rle that each night played in the total density.A Quantitative Study of the Nocturnal Migration of Birds.|George H. Lowery.
In height he gained from the 25 percentile to the 40 percentile.Adenoids and Diseased Tonsils|Margaret Cobb Rogers