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You are already familiar with many topics in the study of statistics.
In this unit, we will embellish some of those Refresher topics (+) and introduce new lesson concepts.
indicates compatibility to NY Next Generation Math Standards (NGMS)
Note: "mode" and "population" standard deviation are not the focus in NGMS.
LESSONS: 
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Introduction to Statistics (including 4step Statistical Process) 

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Sigma Notation (new notation needed in statistical formulas) 


Data: 

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Gathering Statistical Data (collecting data, random sampling, sample and populations data) 

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Biased Data (avoiding bias, recognizing valid data) 

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Distribution of Statistical Data (center, spread, quartiles, IQR, outliers, SD, shape) 


Examining Distribution of Data: 

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Measures of Central Tendency (Refresher+: mean, mode, median, pros, cons, outliers) 

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Measures of Center (mean, median, balance point, when to use what) 


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Variance (definition, problem, population/sample data formulas 

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Calculating Standard Deviation (calculator use, formulas, byhand) 


Graphical Displays of Data: 

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Dot Plots (Refresher+: plotting info, example, pros, cons) 

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Histograms (Refresher+: compare to bar graphs, types, scaling, pros, cons) 

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Box Plots (Refresher+: box plots, five stat summary, w/outliers, shapes/skewed) 

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Comparing Statistical Graphs 


