5

0

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bar graphs

distribution

graph interpretation

Students answer questions about a bar graph which shows the price of petrol broken into 'tax' and 'other charges' in seven countries.

5

0

Keywords:

bar graphs

distribution

graph interpretation

5

1

Keywords:

banking

bar graphs

graph interpretation

line graphs

time-series

This task requires students to answer questions about a time-series graph for two categories of data over an eight year period.

5

0

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

time-series

This task requires students to interpret and answer questions about a line graph showing Gross Domestic Product.

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4

2

0

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

qualitative data

relationships

Students interpret and answer questions about a dot plot showing how easy or hard some school work was.

2

0

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

relationships

Students interpret and answer questions about a line graph about a hungry tiger.

4

1

Keywords:

distance-time graphs

graph interpretation

line graphs

Students answer questions by interpreting a line graph of a snail's progress as it climbed up a wall.

2

1

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

relationships

Students interpret a line graph about how students felt during their swimming sports.

4

0

Keywords:

distance-time graphs

graph interpretation

line graphs

speed

Students interpret a graph of a bike trip to answer questions about time and distance.

5

0

Keywords:

forces

graph construction

graph interpretation

physics concepts

Task: Transfer information from a table to a graph, label the bottom axis and describe the pattern of the data. Assessment focus: graph construction; graph interpretation.

4

1

Keywords:

atmospheric pressure

flight

graph interpretation

gravity

physics concepts

speed

temperature

Three key variables related to high altitude flight are displayed graphically. Students use the information provided to answer a series of questions about flight.

4

1

Keywords:

astronomical systems

graph construction

graph interpretation

shadows

Students use provided data on the time of day and the length of the shadow to construct a line graph. Students interpret their graph to answer three questions.

5

2

Keywords:

Earth

Earth systems

Earth's interior

graph construction

graph interpretation

This resource requires students to construct a graph on data for temperature and depth below the Earth's crust. Students then answer four questions about this.

3

2

Keywords:

Earth systems

graph interpretation

pie graphs

water

water use

For this task students are provided with three pie graphs on water. Students are required to interpret these to answer four short answer questions.

4

1

Keywords:

birds

diet

food chains

graph interpretation

kingfishers

matching

Task: Match descriptions of kingfishers to their likely diet, and answer questions about food chains. Assessment focus: interpretation of text and pie graphs; conventions of food chains.

3

1

Keywords:

Life processes

conservation

endangered species

graph interpretation

lizards

rats

Students are provided with a graph of lizard numbers on an island. They answer three questions about this graph.

5

0

Keywords:

graph construction

graph interpretation

linear equations

substitution

Students complete a table based on an algebraic formula for free fall velocity, plot the results, and interpret the graph.

5

1

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

time-series

Students are required to compare sales represented on line graphs of the total sales and the pattern of sales over time.

5

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

histograms

line graphs

Students are required to explain the misleading aspects of two graphs found in newspaper articles.

4

5

1

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

time-series

Students need to answer questions about a time-series graph which shows the average unemployment rate in New Zealand over a nine year period.

4

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

money

spending

time-series

This task requires students to interpret and answer questions from a time-series line graph.

4

5

1

Keywords:

bi-variate data

composite graphs

dot plots

graph interpretation

Students study a dot plot of the months students' were born and answer questions interpreting the data.

2

2

Keywords:

bar graphs

graph interpretation

Students interpret a bar graph which shows the number of cats taken to a veterinarian in one week.

3

1

Keywords:

distribution

dot plots

graph interpretation

Students interpret a dot plot showing the number of books read by a class of students.

3

1

Keywords:

graph interpretation

percentages

pie graphs

Students interpret a pie graph by answering questions on how city rates were spent over one year.