Math Today - World Population Milestones
High schoolers use the data from USA TODAY Snapshot "World population milestones" to explore and explain the trends in the world population.
3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Exponential Growth—U.S. Population and World Population
Show how exponential growth can look linear. Pupils come to understand the importance of looking at the entire picture as they compare the US population to the world population. Initially, the populations look linear with the same rate...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Ti Technology Guide for World Population Milestones
Students explore the concept of linear regression. In this linear regression line lesson plan, students make a scatter plot using world population data over the course of 30 years. Students find the line of regression to fit the data. ...
9th - 12th Math
Using Sample Data to Estimate a Population Characteristic
How many of the pupils at your school think selling soda would be a good idea? Show learners how to develop a study to answer questions like these! The activity explores the meaning of a population versus a sample and how to interpret...
10th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Population Pyramids: Powerful Predictors of the Future
Here is a very interesting visual for analyzing a country's shift from a pre-industrial society to one with an industrial or post-industrial economy. The video explains how a population pyramid is used to track a country's position in...
5 mins 9th - 12th Math CCSS: Adaptable