## What is a Box Plot?

A box plot, sometimes called a box and whisker plot, provides a snapshot of your continuous variable’s distribution. They particularly excel at comparing the distributions of groups within your dataset. A box plot displays a ton of information in a simplified format. Analysts frequently use them during exploratory data analysis because they display your dataset’s central tendency, skewness, and spread, as well as highlighting outliers. [Read more…] about Box Plot Explained with Examples