Selecting Measures of Center and Variability

Unit 9: Statistics
Lesson 20 of 22

Objective: SWBAT: • Define and calculate the mean, median, mode, range, interquartile range, and mean absolute deviation. • Choose a measure of center and variability to represent a data set and justify those choices.

Big Idea: What are the pros and cons of each measure of center? What are the pros and cons of each measure of variability? Students choose measures of center and variability to represent a data set and justify their choices.

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Math, Statistics, measures of central tendency, 6th grade, master teacher project, measures of center, measures of variability, measures of variation
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