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454 resources with the keyterm median

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Mean, Median, Mode, and Range

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
What a find! Here is a lesson, designed to meet sixth grade math Common Core standards, that focuses on the calculation of different measures of center for the scores from a penalty shoot-out competition. An independent...
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SAT Prep: Test 3 Section 4 Part 3

For Students 9th - 12th
Continuing his lessons on the practice SAT, Sal takes students through problems 10-13, which involve absolute value, comparing angles in a geometric diagram, and finding the median number in a set of consecutive integers. Students will...
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Are You Ready to Call the Guinness Book of Records?

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Learners design questions that can be answered by collecting data. In this line-plot lesson, pupils collect data and graph on a line plot on world records. An abundant supply of teacher support is provided in this resource.
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Creating Box and Whisker Plots/Box-and-Whisker Data

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Analyze, interpret, and display one and two-variable data in box-and-whisker plots. Engage learners in a whole-class discussion regarding the construction of box and whisker plots. They complete a worksheet embedded in the plan which...
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Data and Probability: What is the Best Snack?

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
In this math/nutrition lesson, the nutritional value of 3 snack foods is recorded on a data chart and represented on a bar graph. Students analyze and compare information, construct data charts and related bar graphs, and draw...
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CAHSEE Practice: Problems 15-16

For Students 8th - 10th
In problems 15 and 16 of this practice CAHSEE, the speaker models how to solve problems involving combinations and median numbers. Students will find the annotations helpful and informative, as well as finding the speaker engaging and...
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Investigating the Properties of the Centroid of a Triangle

For Teachers 9th - 11th Standards
Your geometry learners will use dynamic geometry software to find the centroid of a triangle. Then they will play a game to find the balancing point of a triangle and compare it to the centroid.. 
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Measures of Center and Variation

For Teachers 5th - 7th Standards
In groups, mathematicians make paper strip models of their pencil lengths, then use the data to find the centers of measure. They also use a Cuisenaire® rod set and Unifix® cubes to determine mean and median. Finally, they use an...
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Study Jams! Median

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Zoe is curious how many goals her soccer team usually scores in a game. To answer the question, she walks through the process of finding the median of a data set in this step-by-step presentation. Examples are included that model how to...
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Electoral College

For Teachers 6th - 7th Standards
A cross-curricular resource that takes the electoral votes and allows your learners to organize and analyze the data. Young voters can determine which states are more influential and interpret the dotplot provided for more data....
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How Do You Find the Minimum, Maximum, Quartiles, and Median of a Data Set?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The data sample comes from the number of glasses of water consumed each day by 15 students. You are trying to find minimum, maximum, median, and quartile from this data set. Minimum is the smallest number that occurs, while maximum is...
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What is Numerical, or Quantitative, Data?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The teacher gives a very thorough explanation of numerical or quantitative data being anything where the answer to a question would be a number. Whereas any other answer might be considered categorical. She shows several different ways...
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What is the Median of a Data Set?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Mean, mode, median? What's the difference? How do you find them? The teacher focuses on explaining median in this video. She gives a good explanation and shows several examples using different sets of numbers.
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Clusters, Gaps, and Outliers

For Students 6th - 9th
In this mean, median, and mode instructional activity, young statisicians create and examine line plots to find the mean, median, and mode of different sets of data. Students examine the effect of outliers on each data set.
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Quantitative Data

For Students 6th - 9th
In this quantitative data worksheet, pupils compute measures of central tendency, draw vertical line diagrams, and compare collected data. This 23-page worksheet contains approximately 100 multi-step problems. Explanations and examples...
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Measures of Central Tendency

For Students 6th - 9th
In this measures of central tendency worksheet, pupils complete word problems about travel, commissions, and more, with measures of central tendency. They evaluate which provides the best representation of the data. 
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Career in Real Estate and Customer Service: Working with Central Tendency

For Teachers 7th - 9th Standards
Students research careers in real estate and customer service. In this measures of central tendency lesson plan, students use the results from their research to find the mean and median of the annual wages for each career. Students...
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Ten Data Analysis Activities

For Students 9th - 12th
This thirteen page data analysis worksheet contains a number of interesting problems regarding statistics. The activities cover the concepts of average measurements, standard deviation, box and whisker plots, quartiles, frequency...
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Box-and-Whisker Plot Comparison

For Teachers 6th - 11th
In this analyzing data instructional activity using the TI-Nspire, young statisticians make a box-and-whisker plot of mean monthly temperatures of three cities.  Students compare the box-and-whisker plot of the data with a dot plot of...
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Data Analysis

For Teachers 6th - 10th
Young statisticians use and interpret measures of center and spread such as mean, median, and mode as well as range. They use box plots to represent their data and answer questions regarding the correspondence between data sets and the...
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Starting With Stats

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Statisticians analyze a data set of student IQs by finding measures of central tendency and dispersion such as mean, median, mode, and quartiles. They practice using a graphing calculator to find the values and analyze box plots and...
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Center and Spread

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Using the TI-Nspire, statisticians calculate the mean, median, and standard deviation of a data set. First, two sets of data are compared using the mean, standard deviation, and a double box plot.  Then test scores are analysed and...
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Center and Spread

For Teachers 7th - 11th
Using the TI-Nspire, young statisticians investigate center and spread of data, including mean, median, and standard deviation of the data. They create a box plot of the data and review their findings. 
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Super Ticket Sales

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Use this graphing data using box and whisker plots lesson to have learners make box and whisker plots about ticket sales of popular movies. They find the mean, median, and mode of the data. Pupils compare ticket sales of the opening...