Education Technology

Density Curves

Published on 08/02/2010

Activity Overview

Students will be introduced to density curves as a simple analysis of a data set. They also will investigate where the median and mean lie on symmetric or skewed graphs.

Key Steps

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    In this activity, students will discuss the distribution and then draw density curves on histograms that have a symmetric, skewed, or uniform distribution.

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    Discuss the material from the activity pages with students as needed.