Displaying Data

• RAW DATA is just a group of unorganized numbers about something.

Here is a list of points made per game for Joe: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 12, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 13, 13

Points Frequency Table is Per used when a data game value can repeat 12 many times. 13 14 15 16 17

How many Frequency times


4 6 3 3 1 2

• Stem & Leaf Plot organizes data by place-values.
Take out the golf measurement from Last week.

• The Stem is the first digit or digits in the number. • The Leaf is the last digit in the number.



• Box & Whisker Plot This is like the number line we created.

FINALLY, mark the lowest NEXT, find the MEDIAN of the Draw highest values,for the FIRST make athing andline andtherectangle aboveline Do a same number Find the MEDIAN, and draw a the Group of numbers below “Q2”, that includeswiththe above connect “Q2” Groupit numbers values there.Numberofthem to “Q1” and Label it line all the box Label “Q1” “Q3” at Label this “Q3” in your line.ends. with a the “Q2”. set.

• Each of the Q’s you labeled are called quartiles.

• If you think there is an outlier, mark it with a star, and don’t include it with the other data.

• Let’s make two box and whisker plots on the same number line, comparing the chip shots from 25 feet and 50 feet.

• A BAR GRAPH is used to compare different groups. 20
B O 15 X E S 10 S O L D

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The numbers is called the INTERVAL. Each INTERVAL must be the same!!!
Joe John Judy Jose Hunter

• A LINE GRAPH is usually used to show change over time.


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