Virtually Scattered

Unit 11: Bivariate Data
Lesson 1 of 8

Objective: SWBAT represent bivariate data using a scatter plot and determine a line of best fit that models the data.

Big Idea: Using virtual manipulatives makes investigating correlation and best fit lines both more interesting and more fun.

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Math, Statistics, bivariate data, scatter plots, correlation, best fit lines, virtual manipulative, outlier
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