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How does the range of data affect standard deviation? A well-designed lesson has learners collect different data sets and calculate mean, range, and standard deviation. They compare their calculations and look for connections between the values.
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- Keep a chart of the mean, range, and standard deviations from each data set to emphasize patterns
- Requires graphing calculators or similar technology
- Expects previous experience calculating standard deviation
- Teaching guide gives questioning suggestions
- Includes all required handouts with answer keys