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Educational Attainment and Inc...

Careers (Financial Education) 
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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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Interpreting Data of AlcoholR...

Checking Assumptions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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...

Checking Assumptions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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...

Correlation & Regression (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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The Correlation Between Shoe S...

Correlation (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Links to Data

Data analysis (Math 6) 
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Key Curriculum Press has organized an area with links to data sets for use with their Fathom software. They are listed under these headings:

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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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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Was Leonardo Correct? (continu...

Data analysis (Math 7) 
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This activity builds on “LeastSquares Lines and Correlation – Was Leonardo Correct?” from Exploring Statistics with Fathom, which examines the accuracy of various ideal ratios between body ...
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Links to Data

Data analysis (Math 7) 
Fathom 
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Key Curriculum Press has organized an area with links to data sets for use with their Fathom software. They are listed under these headings:

Fathom® Dynamic Data

Data analysis (Math 7) 
Fathom 
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Fathom® Dynamic Data does for datadriven mathematics and statistics what The Geometer's Sketchpad did for a geometric approach to mathematical modeling. With Fathom, you can ...
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Beer Consumption Demographics

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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) 
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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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Education Level and Smoking

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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) 
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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 
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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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Exploring Relationships betwee...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Fifty Fathoms: Statistics Demo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Linear Languages: Ontario's Mo...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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L’utilisation des Technologies...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Quadratic Power Baby Boom Acti...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Technology Use in Canada: Who ...

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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Youth Survey

Data and Distributions (Probability & Statistics) 
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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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