Statistics: Misleading or Accurate?

Students explore the concept of misleading statistics. In this misleading statistics lesson, students play a game of tag and graph the number of times each student gets tagged. Students use the graph to determine the fastest runner in the class. Students discuss how the graph is misleading in trying to find the fastest runner.

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Grade
4th - 5th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Year
2005
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