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Graphing U.S. Presidential Elections

Graphing U.S. Presidential Elections

Students in need of experience constructing and interpreting statistical graphs will find this exercise useful. The lesson uses data from past presidential elections; students will construct a variety of graphs (bar graphs, pie charts, stem & leaf plots and box & whiskers plots) based on the data. The interdisciplinary lesson may be used in conjunction with American history or political science coursework. The document also includes a...

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