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Suitable for Leaving Certificate level. These task models the height data taken from the pilot of CensusAtSchool to a Normal distribution. Students are asked to check the data against a Normal and to calculate some Z values, relating them back.
Teacher support materials
What Information Does This Graph Give You?
Simple sheet emphasising the need for all graphs to have useful titles, labels, and keys.
Just What Is A Sample?
How do define a sample? Is your view the same as a mathematician or statistician would use? In what situations are samples useful?
You Are Important!
Means, Standard Deviations and Histograms for senior students. CensusAtSchool height data is used to investigate what happens when you add your own...