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The Mathematics of Data Analysis (NJ NIE)

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Author:New Jersey Networking Infrastructure in Education
Description: One of the key tools used in data analysis is graphing. Graphs allow one to not only visualize patterns in data but also to develop mathematical equations which relate the different variables one is considering. Information to help teachers and students develop the skills needed to use graphing techniques to analyze a wide range of data: Getting Started: Finding the Slope of a Line; In Practice: Using Data to Find Slope; Having a Starting Point: Initial Conditions; Putting it All Together: Creating an Equation for a Line.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Graphing of Data

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