6th Module 6--Statistics

Topic A: Understanding Distributions

Statistical and non statistical questions:

Practice:
R.11  Create histograms R.6    Create frequency tables

Topic B: Summarizing a Distribution that is Approximately Symmetric Using the Mean and Mean Absolute Deviation

Exploring mean and median module: Ben Eater and Sal work through the mean and median module: http://www.khanacademy.org/math/statistics/e/exploring_mean_and_median

Practice:

S.4  Identify representative, random, and biased samples

Lesson 6-'Fair Share'

Lesson 7: The Mean as a Balance Point

Lesson 8: Variability in a Data Distribution

Lesson 9: The Mean Absolute Deviation (MAD)

Lesson 10: Describing Distributions Using the Mean and MAD

Lesson 11: Describing Distributions Using the Mean and MAD

Topic C: Summarizing a Distribution that is Skewed Using the Median and the Interquartile Range

Practice:

R.17  Interpret box-and-whisker plots
S.1    Calculate mean, median, mode, and range
S.2     Interpret charts to find mean, median, mode, and range

Lesson 12: Describing the Center of a Distribution Using the Median

Lesson 13:  Describing Variability Using the Interquartile Range (IQR)

Lesson 14: Summarizing a Distribution Using a Box Plot

Lesson 15: More Practice with Box Plots

Lesson 16: Understanding Box Plots

Topic D: Summarizing and Describing Distributions

Lesson 17: Developing a Statistical Project

Lesson 18: Connecting Graphical Representations and Numerical Summaries

Lesson 19: Comparing Data Distributions

Lesson 20: Describing Center, Variablitiy, and a Shape of a Data Distribution from a Graphical Representation

Lesson 21: Summarizing a Data Distribution by Describing Center, Variability, and Shape

Lesson 22: Presenting a Summary of a Statistical Project