# WHERE YOU CAN BE A STAR WHAT IS A GRAPH A diagram that exhibits a relationship, often functional, between two sets of numbers as a set of points having.

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WHERE YOU CAN BE A STAR

WHAT IS A GRAPH A diagram that exhibits a relationship, often functional, between two sets of numbers as a set of points having coordinates determined by the relationship. Also called plot. A pictorial device, such as a pie chart or bar graph, used to illustrate quantitative relationships. Also called chart. Three popular graphs we are going to look at today are: 1. Bar 2. Line 3. Pictograph

In all senses also called pictogram. A picture representing a word or idea; a hieroglyph. A record in hieroglyphic symbols. A pictorial representation of numerical data or relationships, especially a graph, but having each value represented by a proportional number of pictures. = 2 Students

A type of graph that highlights trends by drawing connecting lines between data points.

This describes the meaning of colors and patterns used in the chart. = 2 Students

Which graph do you like the best???

Using this Line Graph to answer the following question. Which is the students’ favorite instrument to play? 20 10 5 0 15 GuitarKeyboardDrums Bass Students GUITAR DRUMS KEYBOARD BASS

Ohhhhh NO… you might want to get those vocal cords checked out. That’s not quite the right note.

WHICH GRAPH BELOW IS A GOOD EXAMPLE OF A PICTOGRAPH???

CLICK THE RETURN AAROW TO GO BACK AND RE-EVALUATE LET’S RECALL TOGETHER WHAT THE CHARACTERISTICS OF A PICTOGRAPH ARE …

YOU ARE ABSOLUTELY CORRECT

Can you tell from the Bar Graph which guitar had the greatest amount of sales last year? Think Lalalala \$0 \$10 \$20 \$30 \$40 Year 2010

Uh oh! ‘Snap’ ‘Snap’ ‘Snap’…Good effort but I think you need a little more practice. Let’s go back and ‘Think’ ‘Think’ ‘Think’!!!

. GOOD JOB!!!

References  http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ graph (Slide 2) http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ graph  http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ bar%20graph (Slide 3) http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ bar%20graph  http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ pictograph (Slide 4) http://kids.yahoo.com/refere nce/dictionary/english/entry/ pictograph

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