#### Math - 2017-18

# A.10 - Box-and-Whisker Plots

**A.10** The student will **compare** and **contrast** multiple univariate
data sets, using box-and-whisker plots.

**Bloom's Level:** Analyze

*Adopted: 2009*

### BIG IDEAS

- I can determine my class
rank, compare the heights of suspended roller coasters in the US, project the
top contenders to win Oscars by compiling ticket sales data, and assess the
stats of rival football teams for a season.

- I will be able
to summarize large amounts of data, finding the extremes, quartiles, and
median.

### UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

- Statistical techniques can be used to organize,
display, and compare sets of data.
- Box-and-whisker plots can be used to analyze data.

### ESSENTIALS

**The student will use
problem solving, mathematical communication, mathematical reasoning,
connections, and representations to**

A.10_{1} **Compare**, **contrast**,and **analyze** data, including
data from real-world situations displayed in box-and-whisker plots.

### KEY VOCABULARY

box-and-whisker plot, quartile, median, extremes

*Updated: Jun 08, 2017*