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Analyzing Birth Rates

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Excel 
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The data in this activity include the number of live births per 1,000 23yearold women in the United States between 1917 and 1975. Students create a scatterplot and historically analyze the trends i...
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Sunspots and Geomagnetic Distu...

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Excel 
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In this activity, students will analyze two sets of scientific data and discuss possible relationships between them. Students will compare two data sets demonstrating periodic cycles, compare the cycl...
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Interpreting Data of AlcoholR...

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Fathom 
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In this activity students are given data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on the number of alcoholrelated accidents in Washington DC and are asked to graph, interpret, and a...
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The Correlation Between Shoe S...

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Fathom 
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In this lesson, students will fit the line through the data, show and define the residuals on the graph, find the leastsquares regression line make a prediction based on the model, and discuss the ap...
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Conceptualizing Correlation an...

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity uses the dynamic environment in Fathom to help students conceptualize a formula used for the correlation coefficient and regression equation. Students will gain a deeper conceptual under...
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Bivariate Statistics (Amsco In...

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Flash 
Support Material 

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This minilesson explains bivariate statistics, also known as two valued statistics. In bivariate statistics the relation between two different sets of data is studied.
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Standard Deviation Calculator

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Flash 
Tool 

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Students often experience difficulty with the concepts of variance and standard deviation. This tool presents these concepts both visually and interactively. It provides an example using a given five ...
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Data Games: Markov

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
Computer 
Tool 

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Students play Roshambo against the evil Dr. Markov. If they win, they can save a captive dog. Students can improve their odds of winning by analyzing data in a twoway frequency table and recognizing ...
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GPA Calculator

Data analysis (Math 7)+ 
JavaScript 
Tool 

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Supply your course name, credit hours, and grade and this calculator will tell you your GPA. You can enter as many courses as you'd like which is a key difference of this calculator compared to others...
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Pie Chart

Data analysis (PreKindergarten)+ 
Java Applet 
Tool 

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Explore percentages and fractions using pie charts.
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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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This is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social Survey cycle 14 on...
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L’utilisation des Technologies...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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This (French version) is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social S...
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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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This is from a Technology Use dataset in Fathom which contains 82 attributes for 1,000 randomly selected Canadians of 15 and over. The data were extracted from the General Social Survey cycle 14 on...
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Quadratic Power Baby Boom Acti...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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This activity shows the steps for transferring births data from Statistics Canada's huge ESTAT database into Fathom and fitting a quadratic curve for the baby boom time period.
The data ...
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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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What are the advantages of staying in school? From time to time, students wonder whether their academic efforts will be useful to them in the long term. Students will attempt to determine if there ...
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Education Level and Smoking

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity looking at the relationship between education level and smoking courtesy of Joel Yan of Statistics Canada. There are instructions for downloading from StatCan, or use the Fathom file wi...
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 

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An activity (French version) using the ESTAT web site’s access to census data, looking at the correlation between educational attainment and income.
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Beer Consumption Demographics

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity on beer consumption explores the idea that 20to24yearolds account for variations over time in amount of beer consumed.
The data for this activity is included with Fathom...
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Beer Consumption Demographics ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity (in French) on beer consumption explores the idea that 20to24yearolds account for variations over time in amount of beer consumed.
The data for this activity is included...
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Linear Languages: Ontario's Mo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity involves looking at the numbers of speakers of English, French, and (the ubiquitous category) Other Languages in each area of Ontario, Canada. Can you predict relationships between to...
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Youth Survey

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity involves looking at the results of the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY), which asked Canadians ages 10 to 13 about their attitudes toward and experi...
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Youth Survey (French version)

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
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This activity (in French) involves looking at the results of the Canadian National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (NLSCY), which asked Canadians ages 10 to 13 about their attitudes towar...
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Fifty Fathoms: Statistics Demo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
Fathom 
Activity 
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Fifty Fathoms is a collection of fifty demonstrations that try to get at some of the tough ideas in an introductory statistics course. The book comes with a CDROM of Fathom Dynamic Statistics ...
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Generating a Sequence

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics)+ 
TI82 
Activity 

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These instructions, for using the sequence command to generate either a specific sequence, or a series of pseudorandom numbers, include questions and answers for testing students' understanding.
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