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# Data and Statistical Literacy: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics

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## Data and Statistical Literacy: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics

Data and Statistical Literacy: Lies, Damn Lies, and Statistics is an interactive web-based tutorial that promotes the development of critical thinking and evaluative skills. The tutorial encourages students to question the facts behind often-sensationalized headlines and equips them with effective information evaluation skills. Students evaluate the applicability of solutions to the problems presented as misleading information, and use their academic knowledge and personal experiences gained in... More
Material Type: Tutorial
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: April 24, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 23, 2016
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Keywords: data literacy, statistical literacy, information literacy

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