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Choosing the Best Measure of Center

Unit 9: Statistics
Lesson 12 of 22

Objective: SWBAT: • Calculate the mode, mean, median, and range of a data set. • Define and identify outliers in a data set. • Determine which measure of center best represents a given situation.

Big Idea: Does the mean, median, or mode best represent this data set? Students calculate the measures of center and consider outliers and context in order to choose the best measure of center.

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