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Comparing Mean Absolute Deviation

Unit 9: Statistics
Lesson 19 of 22

Objective: SWBAT: • Collect and display data in a table and line plot • Define mean absolute deviation. • Calculate the mean and mean absolute deviation of a data set. • Compare the distribution of two data sets using mean absolute deviation. • Use Microsoft Excel to analyze data.

Big Idea: What does the mean absolute deviation tell us? Students use the data they collected in the previous lesson and Microsoft Excel to analyze data sets.

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Math, Statistics, 6th grade, Microsoft Excel, mean absolute deviation, master teacher project
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