Students will create and compare dot and box plots that show the percentages of single-mother and single-father households in different regions of the United States.
A graphing calculator, graphing software (e.g., Microsoft Excel), or other graphing technology is optional.
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Students will apply their mathematics skills to create and compare dot and box plots so they can analyze census data.
Middle School Math