# Statistics, Technology, and Analyzing Data: A descriptive look.

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Save money on this bundled statistical analysis product instead of purchasing the activities individually. The activities in this product will improve your student’s skills in analyzing data. Generating stem and leaf diagrams, creating frequency tables that generate histograms, and determining basic descriptive analysis such as mean, median, range, and 5 number summaries will instill confidence. The student will also be asked to determine if “outliers” exist within the data and how they affect the measures of central tendency (mean and median).
The teacher should also download the FREE “The Basics of Data Analysis” manual and present the procedures for generating plots and graphs to the class prior to beginning this activity. The download can be found at:
www. teacherspayteachers.com/store/MrNick1.
An answer guide for each activity is provided. The use of statistical software, graphing calculator, or other technology may be used to assist the student. Common core standards included in this activity are:6.SP.B.5a, 6.SP.B.5b, 6.SP.B.5c.
Activities included in this bundled product are:
Activity 1.) The uninsured.
Activity 2.) South Carolina graduate debt.
Activity 3.) Out of State commute.
Activity 4.) Living on less
Activity 5.) Bears in the wild.

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