Analyzing and interpreting data

# Anatomy of a scatter plot

A slide presentation on making a scatter plot

## Grades:

- 6, 7, 8, 9+

## Statistical Concepts:

- Correlation

## Skills:

- Correlations, graphing data

## Graph Types:

- Scatter plot

## Standards:

Using mathematics and computational thinking

Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information

Patterns

Scale, proportion, and quantity

Recognize a statistical question as one that anticipates variability in the data related to the question and accounts for it in the answers.

Understand that a set of data collected to answer a statistical question has a distribution which can be described by its center, spread, and overall shape.

Display numerical data in plots on a number line, including dot plots, histograms, and box plots.