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The Hand Squeeze: A Data Collection and Analysis Class Experiment

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Author:Cynthia Lanius
Description: An experiment: measuring the amount of time that it takes for a hand squeeze to pass around a circle. Record, graph, and analyze the data, and make predictions about the time it would take for more people/greater distances.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Calendars/Dates/Time, Data Analysis

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