Education Technology

Linear Transformations of Data

Published on 05/19/2009

Activity Overview

To see the effect of a linear transformation (changing the unit of measurement) on measures of center and spread on student generated data.

Before the Activity

Download and distribute the attached .tns file for use during the activity.

During the Activity

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

After the Activity

Encourage students to summarize what they have learned from completing the activity.