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1 Statistics: Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs 1. 8; 1. 9; 5 CCSS:N-Q (1-3); S-ID 1
2 Mathematical Practice 1. Make sense of problems, and persevere in solving them. 2. Reason abstractly and quantitatively. 3. Construct viable arguments, and critique the reasoning of others. 4. Model with mathematics. 5. Use appropriate tools strategically. 6. Attend to precision. 7. Look for, and make use of, structure. 8. Look for, and express regularity in, repeated reasoning.
3 Statistics- Definitions A population is the collection of all the data that could be observed in a statistical study.A sample is a collection of data chosen from the population of interest. It is some smaller portion of the population.An inference is a decision, estimate, prediction, or generalization about a population based on information contained in a sample from that population.
4 Statistics- Examples Population All NCU students All voters enrolled during in the 2004summer electionSample 500 NCU students votersenrolled during in the 2004Inference The mean time to About 45%drive to NCU is of voters24 minutes favor Amanda.
5 SHAPESSkewed Right: Most of the data is concentrated to the left of the graph (tail point to the right)Skewed Left Most of the data is concentrated to the right of the graph (tail points to the left)Symmetric: The majority of the data is concentrated in the center of the graph (shaped like a bell)
6 Center and SpreadCenter: the value that divides the observations so that about half have smaller valuesSpread: the smallest and larges values expressed in an interval
7 The Arithmetic MeanThis is the most popular and useful measure of central locationSum of the observationsNumber of observationsMean =This is often called the average.
8 Useful Notationx: lowercase letter x - represents any measurement in a sample of data.n: lowercase letter n – number of measurements in a sample∑: uppercase Greek letter sigma – represents sum∑x: - add all the measurements in a sample.: – lowercase x with a bar over it – denotes the sample mean
9 Measures of Center 1) Sample Mean: where n is the sample size. 2) Sample Median:First, put the data in order.Then,the middle number for odd sample sizesmedian =the average of the two middle values foreven sample sizes
10 The Arithmetic Mean Example 1 The reported time on the Internet of 10 adults are 0, 7, 12, 5, 33, 14, 8, 0, 9, 22 hours. Find the mean time on the Internet.72211.0
11 The MedianThe Median of a set of observations is the value that falls in the middle when the observations are arranged in order of magnitude..Find the median of the time on the internet for the 10 adults of example 3.1Suppose only 9 adults were sampled (exclude, say, the longest time (33))Comment0, 0, 5, 7, 8, 9, 12, 14, 22, 33Even number of observationsOdd number of observations0, 0, 5, 7, 8, , 12, 14, 22, 338.5,0, 0, 5, 7, 8 9, 12, 14, 228
12 Examples – Time to Complete an Exam A random sample of times, in minutes, to complete a statistics exam yielded the following times. Compute the mean and median for this data.33, 29, 45, 60, 42, 19, 52, 38, 36The mean is minutesRecall, we must rank (sort) the data before finding the median.19, 29, 33, 36, 38, 42, 45, 52, 60Since there are 9 (odd) data points, the 5th point is the median.The median is 38 minutes.
13 Examples – Miles Jogged Last Week A random sample of 12 joggers were asked to keep track of the distance they ran (in miles) over a week’s time.Compute the mean and median for this data.5.5, 7.2, 1.6, 22.0, 8.7, 2.8, 5.3, 3.4, 12.5, 18.6, 8.3, 6.6miles
14 Examples – Miles Jogged Last Week (Cont) A random sample of 12 joggers were asked to keep track of the distance they ran (in miles) over a week’s time.Compute the mean and median for this data.5.5, 7.2, 1.6, 22.0, 8.7, 2.8, 5.3, 3.4, 12.5, 18.6, 8.3, 6.6Recall, we must rank (sort) the data before finding the median.1.6, 2.8, 3.4, 5.3, 5.5, 6.6, 7.2, 8.3, 8.7, 12.5, 18.6, 22.0Since there are 12 (even) data points, the median is the average of the 6th and 7th points.The median is 6.9 miles.
15 Algebra 1-9 Statistics - Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs A bar graph compares different categories of numerical information, or data, by showing each category as a bar whose length is related to the frequency.Bar graphs can also be used to display multiple sets of data in different categories at the same time.Graphs with multiple sets of data always have a key to denote which bars represent each set of data.Harbour
16 VocabularyBar graph: compares different categories of numerical information, of data.
17 Algebra 1-9 Statistics - Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs Another type of graph used to display data is a circle graph.A circle graph compares parts of a set of data as a percent of the whole set.The percents in a circle graph should always have a sum of 100%.Harbour
18 Circle graph: compares parts of a set of data as a percent of the whole set. National Traffic Survey3%Not sure26% Same8% Better63% Worse
19 Algebra 1-9 Statistics - Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs Another type of graph used to display data is a line graph.Line graphs are useful when showing how a set of data changes over time.They can also be helpful when making predictions.Harbour
20 Cable Television Systems, Line graph: numerical data displayed to show trends or changes over time.Cable Television Systems,11.211.010.8Systems (in thousands)10.610.410.2‘95‘96‘97‘98‘99‘00Year
21 Algebra 1-9 Statistics - Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs Type of GraphBar graphCircle graphLine graphWhen to UseTo compare different categories of dataTo show data as parts of a whole set of dataTo show the change in data over timeHarbour
22 Frequency ChartA Frequency Chart is a table that breaks data down into equal intervals and then counts the amount data in each interval.A Frequency Chart is often used to sort a list of data to make a Histogram.Make a Frequency Chart to display the data below:90, 85, 78, 55, 64, 94, 68, 83, 84, 71, 74, 75, 99, 52, 98, 84, 73, 96, 81, 58, 97, 75, 80, 78Interval50-5960-6970-7980-8990-99Frequency of Data32766
23 Don’t forget little things…like labels and equal intervals! Creating a HistogramDon’t forget little things…like labels and equal intervals!Interval50-5960-6970-7980-8990-99Frequency of Data327610Math Test Scores86Frequency4250-5960-6970-7980-8990-99Test Scores
24 Histograms vs. Bar Graphs Many people confuse histograms with a bar graph.A histogram looks very similar to a bar graph. There are two big differences between a histogram and a bar graph.A bar graph compares items in categories while a histogram displays one category broken down into intervals. For example:A bar graph would compare…the number of apples, to the number of oranges, to the number of bananas at a grocery store.A histogram would compare…the number of people who eat 0-4 apples a week, to the number that eat 5-9, to the number who eat
25 Histograms vs. Bar Graphs The bars on a histogram touch. The bars found on a bar graph do not touch.Why do you think that the bars will touch on a histogram?It will make intervals of data easier to compare.
26 Skewed to the left Skewed to the right Symmetric
27 Mean and Median Comparisons If the data is symmetric, the mean and the median are approximately the same.If the data is skewed to the right, the mean is larger than the median.If the data is skewed to the left, the mean is smaller than the median.mean = mean = mean =median = median = median = 6.629
28 Relationship among Mean, Median, and Mode If a distribution is symmetrical, the mean, median and mode coincideIf a distribution is asymmetrical, and skewed to the left or to the right, the three measures differ.A positively skewed distribution(“skewed to the right”)ModeMeanMedian
29 Standard DeviationThe standard deviation of a set of observations is the square root of the variance . Another measure of where a value x lies in a distribution is its deviation from the meandeviation from the mean = value – mean = x -
30 Algebra 1-9 Statistics - Analyzing Data by Using Tables and Graphs Some ways a graph can be misleading:Numbers are omitted on an axis, but no break is shown.The tick marks on an axis are not the same distance apart or do not have the same-sized intervals.The percents on a circle graph do not have a sum of 100.Harbour
31 Misleading Histograms What does it the word “misleading” mean?Deceptive or intentionally create a false impression.Types of Misleading HistogramsCombing Intervals: The amount of data in each interval can make a histograms look different.Stretched Graphs: Graphs might be stretched vertically so that data looks larger.Excluded Intervals: Intervals may be skipped on the x or y-axis to make the data look smaller.
32 Investigating Scatter Plots Scatter plots are similar to line graphs in that each graph uses the horizontal ( x ) axis and vertical ( y ) axis to plot data points.Scatter plots are most often used to show correlations or relationships among data.
34 Investigating Scatter Plots Positive correlations occur when two variables or values move in the same direction.As the number of hours that you study increases your overall class grade increases
35 Investigating Scatter Plots – Positive Correlation Study TimeClass Grade550.5611671.5732812.5893913.5934954.597
36 Investigating Scatter Plots Negative Correlations occur when variables move in opposite directionsAs the number of days per month that you exercise increases your actual weight decreases
37 Investigating Scatter Plots – Negative Correlation Work out timeWeight2000.520511901.519521802.531703.517741604.551505.516861406.571307.581208.591109.51151010010.5119011.51280
38 Investigating Scatter Plots – No Correlation number of shirts ownedsalary123504305256177840910111213191455157116
39 Line of Best FitA line of best fit is a line that best represents the data on a scatter plot.A line of best fit may also be called a trend line since it shows us the trend of the dataThe line may pass through some of the points, none of the points, or all of the points.The purpose of the line of best fit is to show the overall trend or pattern in the data and to allow the reader to make predictions about future trends in the data.
40 Things to rememberA scatter plot with a positive correlation has X and Y values that rise together.A scatter plot with a negative correlation has X values that rise as Y values decreaseA scatter plot with no correlation has no visible relationshipThe line of best fit is the line that best shows the trend of the data
41 Scatterplots Remember, when looking at scatterplots, look for: Association (or direction)FormStrengthOutliers
42 StrengthStrength:At one extreme, the points appear to follow a single stream (whether straight, curved, or bending all over the place).At the other extreme, the points appear as a vague cloud with no discernable trend or pattern.Note: the strength (r).
43 FormForm:If there is a straight line (linear) relationship, it will appear as a cloud or swarm of points stretched out in a generally consistent, straight form.If the relationship isn’t straight, but curves, while still increasing or decreasing steadily, we can often find ways to make it more nearly straight.
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