Engaging activity that uses skittles to practice identifying statistical measures! This activity incorporates the following mathematical components:
Objective: I can demonstrate my understanding of statistics by applying it to real-world situations.
Mean: Average number of each color in the bag.
Median: Middle number of skittles in each color in the bag.
Mode: Number of colors that occur the most in the bag.
Range: Difference between the highest amount and the lowest amount.
Recognize statistical questions.
Use dot plots to display numerical data.
Demonstrate understanding of the mean, median, mode, and range of data sets and how to find them.