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Unit 4 (Ch. 1)

The Power of Information (Chapter 1 in our textbook)
In this unit we will explore the uses of data, we will state, support, and refute conclusions based on data, we will develop our own conclusions with support from data, explore some misuses of data, and use scatter plots and correlations to describe variable relationships.

The following outline is subject to change without notice.
Attend class for the most up-to-date version.


Topic Homework
1.1 Constructing and Interpreting Displays of Visual Data
       Khan Academy Videos:
        - Box & Whisker Plots
        Stem & Leaf Plots

Pg. 11 #1, 2, 3abc, 4, 6, 7, 10, 11  [Ans]
Chapter Problem: Pg. 15 (CP1 & CP2)
1.2 Conclusions and Issues Pg. 20 #1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 13, (18)
Chapter Problem: Pg. 28 (CP3 - CP6)
1.3 Power of Visualizing Data Pg. 37 #1abcd, 2, 3, 6
Chapter Problem: Pg. 41 (CP7 - CP11)
1.4 Trends Using Technology HMWK: Pg. 51 # 1, 2, 8, 18
Classwork: Pg. 51 #3, 4, 5, 12 (Excel or Fathom)
Chapter Problem: Pg. 56 (CP12 & CP13)
1.5 The Power of the Media Pg. 60 #1, 2, 3, 5, 6
Chapter Problem: Pg. 65 (CP15 & CP17)
Chapter Wrap Up (Review) Pg. 68 #1, 3(use both excel and fathom), 5, 7, 9
Chapter Review Quiz on this day. Pg. 71
Complete as homework if necessary
Chapter mini project Research and graphs
Chapter mini project (day 2) Critiques and amendments