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An Introduction to Statistical Thinking

An Introduction to Statistical Thinking

A unit in 3 sections: 1) Data - generates sets of data from classroom attendance, grades, and temperature and develops a routine to take a set of data and see how the values center by finding the mean, median, and mode and how they spread by finding the range and making box plots. 2) Random Sample - students generate a random number table and solve random sample problems. 3) Probability - introduces the definition of probability and uses it to find and compare theoretical and experimental probabilities.


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