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Exploring Standard Deviation

Unit 5: Data and Statistics
Lesson 10 of 14

Objective: SWBAT use the mean and standard deviation of a data set to fit it to a normal distribution and estimate population percentages.

Big Idea: How can we find the area under the normal curve? Students use what they know about the empirical rule and graphing calculators to estimate areas under the normal curve.

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Math, Statistics, standard deviation, normal distribution
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