NUMB3RS Activity: How tall is the criminal?
Learners explore scatterplots. In this algebra lesson, students look for a relationship between the height of a person and the length of his or her femur. The lesson is based on a case from the TV series NUMB3RS.
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Relationships Between Two Numerical Variables
Is there another way to view whether the data is linear or not? Class members work alone and in pairs to create scatter plots in order to determine whether there is a linear pattern or not. The exit ticket provides a quick way to...
9th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Guidance Counselors: Working with Scatter Plots
Scatter plots are a great way to connect data with a visual model. Learners look at wages earned depending on education level and determine if there is a correlation between the two. The worksheet includes short answers they must discuss...
8th - 10th Math CCSS: Designed
Murder in the First Degree - The Death of Mr. Spud
Secondary learners investigate exponential functions in a real-world scenario. They collect data on the temperature of a cooling baked potato, enter the data into lists, and graph the data using a scatter plot before finding an...
9th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed