Laptop wrap – surveying statistics

Secondary KLA:
Educational levels:
Year 8, Year 9

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In this laptop-friendly resource, students summarise the statistical process, design a sample survey and design a community brochure that displays large data sets using Excel charts.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(MA4-19SP) collects, represents and interprets single sets of data, using appropriate statistical displays

(MA4-20SP) analyses single sets of data using measures of location, and range

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACMSP284) Investigate techniques for collecting data, including census, sampling and observation

(ACMSP228) Identify everyday questions and issues involving at least one numerical and at least one categorical variable, and collect data directly and from secondary sources

(ACMSP283) Compare data displays using mean, median and range to describe and interpret numerical data sets in terms of location (centre) and spread

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Surveying, Data analysis
File type:
State of NSW, Department of Education
State of NSW, Department of Education
Date created:
Friday, 24 August 2018

Resource ID: 4b051f1b-48ac-4a63-92a9-bc271b9e0e1c