Description: Students collect data and compare the differences between boys and girls to gain new insights. A mathematically tame battle of the sexes.
Common Core Standard: 7.SP.4 (and others)
Materials: Measuring device (optional)
Student Learning Goals:
(1) Students will be able to make charts to compare two populations visually.
(2) Students will be able to use measures of center and variability to compare two populations.
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