This is an around the world activity focused on the effects of outliers (also known as scavenger hunts). Students love being able to get out of their desks and move around the room! There are a total of 10 problems that require students examine the affects of outliers. Problems include the effect of an outlier on the mean, range, inter quartile range, and identifying the outlier. Teacher hints and student directions are included.
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Link-Common Core Math 1:Stats Notes/Worksheet: Mean, Median, Mode, Box and Whiskers
Link-Common Core Math 1: Stats Notes, Activity, WS: Graphs, Tables, Relative Freq.
Link-Common Core Math 1: Stats Notes, Activity, WS: St. Deviation/Effect of Outliers
Link-Statistics Around the World Activity