Normal Distribution Teacher Resources
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Introduction to Random Variables
Sal integrates the concept of random variables into probability problems in this video. Clarifying that the terminology can be technical but that the process is simple, Sal can get through to even the most reticent math student.
12 mins 7th - 11th Math 3 Views 4 Downloads
You will need to prepare either a class set or a single demonstration catapult in order to teach this powerful lesson on kinetic and potential energy. Activity sheets are provided to walk learners through the construction of a catapult. If you choose to teach via demonstration, you can jump straight to Activity Sheet 3, on which is a data table for recording distances.
4th - 9th Science 31 Views 86 Downloads
High schoolers log their computer usage hours. They determine the mean, median, mode and standard deviation of the collected data. They make a frequency histogram of the grouped data, both on graph paper, and on the TI 83+ graphing calculator.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Hypothesis Testing: Two Sample Tests
High schoolers experiment and compare results of two populations. In this men and women populations lesson, students examine the difference in hand span for men and women. High schoolers calculate a norm based on their results. Students complete additional problems to find the norm.
9th - 12th Math 5 Views 38 Downloads
Graphics Creation and Statistical Interpretation: Relating Local Economics and the Global Environment
Students apply statistics, and graphical interpretation to economics, the environment and populations. In this statistical lesson students construct graphical displays and classify data.
9th - 12th Science 15 Views 42 Downloads
Students explore the concept of normal curves. In this normal curves lesson, students find the normal curve for a crop of oranges. Students graph the harvest and answer questions about quartiles. Students discuss which oranges are sold to a specific buyer.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads
Variations in Living Things
Biology beginners observe traits in a collection of plant parts to realize the tremendous amount of genetic variation within a species. They consider rules of nature and discuss what would happen if they changed. They also examine data comparing gestation time to number of babies born and lifestyles to find that gestation is an environment-influenced adaptation.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 20 Downloads
Human Face of Mathematics - Mathematics in Aboriginal Culture
Students collect statistical data. In groups, students play a dart game and then determine the distance between darts. They collect the data and plot the information on a coordinate plane. They identify the mean and the standard deviation.
6th - 11th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
Regents High School Examination Mathematics B
In this secondary mathematics worksheet, students are provided with questions that are reflective of the types of questions on the New York State Regents Examination. The twenty-four page worksheet contains a combination of thirty-four multiple choice and free response questions.
11th - 12th Math 4 Views 20 Downloads
Build a Catapult
Studens construct their own catapult. In this history of catapults lesson, young scholars work in groups to make their own model of a catapult. Students use physics vocabulary terms explain how the catapult works. Young scholars test the catapults and record the features that made the best catapult.
6th - 12th Science 21 Views 96 Downloads
Testing for Clairvoyance
In this clairvoyance worksheet, students create a probability histogram. They explore the standard deviation for the given situation. This six-page worksheet contains approximately 10 multi-step problems. This worksheet is designed to be completed with a partner.
11th - Higher Ed Math 3 Views 14 Downloads
Measurement and Variation
Examine the concept of variation through observation and measurement. Middle schoolers will study a peanut and record any distinguishing characteristics visible as well as sketch their peanuts and describe them in writing. Their peanut is put in a bag with others and they try to identify it.
6th - 8th Science 4 Views 43 Downloads
Histograms and Bar Graphs
Students examine the use of bar graphs and histograms. In this data representation lesson, students investigate the proper use of bar graphs and histograms to represent data. They learn the proper geometric definitions, experience direct instruction, guided practice, and independent application using the provided worksheets.
5th - 6th Math 19 Views 87 Downloads