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Statistics Project

            Statistics are everywhere in our everyday lives. Although statistics are used in many different ways, one of the most popular ways is to find out what a majority likes and dislikes as well as what peoples opinions.

 

I will grade the project based on the rubric shown below:

 

YOUR PAPERS SHOULD BE IN THE SAME ORDER AS THE RUBRIC!!

 

Category

Points

Title page (1 point)

 

Name on Title Page (1 point)

 

Data page (5 points)

 

Displaying data in a table (3 points)

 

Histogram/Circle Graph/Bar Graph (20 points)

 

Questionnaire/Rubric (6points)

 

Neatness and Color (5 points)

 

 

DESCRIPTIONS:

 

Title Page: The title page should have the name of your project, your name, period, and a design/picture.

 

Data Page: Print Data page and fill in the responses. Each box is split in two. Fill in the top row with students/kids and the second row for adults in each box. (You will need 2 sheets)

 

Displaying Data: (Choose 1)

Frequency Table and Histogram: You will need to tally up your data and create a frequency table. With this table you will create a histogram for each group of people on a poster board. Make sure all titles, and labels are both on your table and your histogram.

OR

Table and Circle Graph: You will be creating a circle graph and table. Make sure you find the percents and the degrees. Also, make sure there is a key if necessary. You need a circle graph for each group you surveyed.

OR

Frequency Table and Bar Graph: You will need to tally up your data and create a frequency table. With this table you will create a double bar graph on a poster board. Make sure all titles, and labels are both on your table and your bar graph.

 

Questionnaire: Print questionnaire and fill in the questions.

 

Rubric: Print this page out and turn it in with your project.

 

DUE DATE: This project is due no later than March 27th 2009. (FRIDAY)