6.SP.A.3

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- 6.SP.A.1Recognize a statistical question as one that anticipates variability in the data related to the question and accounts for it in the answers. For example, "How old am I?" is not a statistical question, but "How old are the students in my school?" is a statistical question because one anticipates variability in students' ages.
- 6.SP.A.2Understand 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.
- 6.SP.A.3Recognize that a measure of center for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation describes how its values vary with a single number.

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## 6.SP.A.3

## Recognize that a measure of center for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation describes how its values vary with a single number.

14 Lesson(s)

### Analyze this! Mean Median Mode and Range

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

### Median, Mode, Range, and the Outlaw called the Outlier

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

### Calculating Mean: A measure of central tendency

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

### Change and Central Tendency

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Analyzing Data

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Analyzing Data

### Appropriate Measure of Central Tendency

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Analyzing Data

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Analyzing Data

### Playing with Measures of Central Tendency

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

### Comparing Mean Absolute Deviation

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Statistics

Big Idea:

#### What is mean absolute deviation? Students apply their knowledge of mean and absolute value to understand mean absolute deviation. Students collect data about estimating 30 seconds that they will use in the next lesson.

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