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Updated on 11/05/2014

Activity Overview

Students will create and explore a box plot and histogram for a data set. They then compare the two data displays by viewing them together and use the comparison to draw conclusions about the data.

Key Steps

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     Students will represent real-world data using a histogram and box plot and calculate measures of central tendency and spread.

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    Then students will compare distributions from two data sets and draw conclusions and identify and analyze outliers in a data set.