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Cynthia Lanius  
Canga Rue Middle School conducted a survey of all its students to determine some of their interests. A graph illustrates the results of one of the questions. From the information provided, answer the following questions:  How many students are at Canga Rue?  What fraction prefer either pizza or hamburgers? Is that less than or more than 2/3 of the students? An interactive investigation of graphing, showing both horizontal and vertical bar graphs. Students may adjust the values on the graphs for favorite pastimes, or they may design and administer a survey of something that interests them, input the collected data, and make a bar graph using this page.  


Levels:  Middle School (68) 
Languages:  English 
Resource Types:  Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java 
Math Topics:  Graphing of Data 
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