Heights and Weights

This Heights and Weights assessment also includes:

Height is dependent on weight—or is it the other way around? Given data from a physicians handbook, individuals compare the height and weight of males and females at different areas. They calculate differences and ratios to assist with identifying patterns.

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use a spreadsheet to make quick calculations and allow adequate time for analysis
  • Collect data from your school and compare results to the data in the table
Classroom Considerations

  • Expects some experience with data tables and calculating ratios
Pros

  • Adaptable to different grade levels and learning goals
  • Use real data for analysis
Cons

  • None
Common Core