Education Technology

An ounce of prevention

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

Students will collect measures off of containers for the volume in both milliliters and ounces. They will set up a plot to determine the relationship between the two measures. Students will predict values for volumes in one unit, given the other.

Key Steps

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    Students collect and input their data into lists, create a scatter plot and model their data with a linear regression.

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    Students convert measures from milliliters to ounces using their linear fnction and then test their conversion using the unit converter in the SciTools App.