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 Is An Average?
A full lesson plan plus dataset and worksheet designed to help children understand the different types of average and how to calculate and compare ...
Data Handling Project
Uses Excel to look for a relationship between height and foot size. This resource was created by Deborah Stanley of Simon Langton Girls' Grammar Sc...
Measuring In Feet
If you choose 16 random feet and put them into a line do you always arrive at the same total length? Using a 16th-century description of a "Rod" le...