HSS-IC.A.2

Decide if a specified model is consistent with results from a given data-generating process, e.g., using simulation. For example, a model says a spinning coin falls heads up with probability 0. 5. Would a result of 5 tails in a row cause you to question the model?

 
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Intro to Stats

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Liars, Darn Liars, and Statisticians…but stats don’t really lie, they’re just easily manipulated.

 
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people on globe
   

In the Middle

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Too much data! Too many numbers! Use a frequency distribution to find the mean.

 
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middle
   

What's Normal

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
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What's normal, anyway? How does being normal have anything to do with mathematics?

 
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normal curves
   

Statistics Gone Bad

Algebra II » Unit: Modeling Data with Statistics and Probability
Algebra II » Unit: Modeling Data with Statistics and Probability
Amelia Jamison
Caldwell, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

No one likes to be tricked. Students explore the methods used in statistics to trick people.

 
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image statistics gone bad
   

How's Your Spread

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

You want me to subtract and square how many numbers?!? Make the process of managing data less crazy using a frequency distribution.

 
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spread
   

Simulations

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
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Theory meets reality...see for yourself how simulations can be used to model systems.

 
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cointoss
   

Angry Bird Physics: An Introduction to Two Dimensional Motion

High School Physics » Unit: Projectile Motion
High School Physics » Unit: Projectile Motion
Tenicka Norwood
New York, NY
Environment: Urban
 
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The vertical and horizontal velocities of a projectile are independent of each other.

 
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Stats Review

Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Algebra II » Unit: Statistics
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

TOO MUCH INFORMATION!! That's what my students used to say until I helped them learn how to study.

 
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stats review
   

Concentration Statistics

Algebra II » Unit: Games
Algebra II » Unit: Games
Merrie Rampy
Craigmont, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Use games to fill those odd days before break or during homecoming week with meaningful mathematical activities.

 
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concentrate
Common Core Math
 
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