Frequency Tables and Histograms

If the shoe fits, include it in the display. The presentation uses shoe size to introduce organizing data within a frequency table and a histogram. Using another histogram, the video outlines how to interpret the data display. To conclude, the presenter goes over the main shapes of data mathematicians view using a histogram.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Instructional Ideas
  • Have the class write the intervals using inequality notation
  • Lead a discussion about how to label the axes for the histogram
Classroom Considerations
  • Assumes pupils understand the difference between a bar graph and a histogram
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Pros
  • Provides examples to try alone
  • Includes an explanation on why intervals in a histogram are denoted differently
Cons
  • None