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Teacher's Notes

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to identify the correct values in a table.

Students will be able to estimate the average of a set of numbers by calculating the mean.

Students will be able to calculate the measures of central tendency for a set of data.

Students will be able to evaluate the accuracy of the mean of a sample for a given population.

Bloom's Taxonomy

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Instructions for Teachers

After a lesson on central tendency, students can complete this activity either individually or in groups. Ideally, students would be working in pairs so that they have the opportunity to discuss their findings. This activity should take approximately 10 minutes followed by a 5 minute class-wide discussion.