4

5

6

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graph construction

line graphs

Students compare a data table and a line graph and identify features that are missing or incorrect in the graph.

4

5

6

Keywords:

graph construction

line graphs

4

4

Keywords:

distribution

dot plots

graph interpretation

outliers

Students describe the shape of two distinctive dot plots showing different data.

4

1

Keywords:

distance-time graphs

graph interpretation

line graphs

rates

speed

Students complete and interpret a graph to answer questions about time, distance and speed.

4

2

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composite graphs

graph interpretation

pie graphs

stem-and-leaf graphs

Students need to interpret data about travel time to school and common after-school activities and identify which statement is true from a list of given statements.

1

2

6

Keywords:

graph interpretation

Students select which graph matches a given statement.

3

3

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

wind

Students to interpret a bar graph and answer questions about its data.

3

2

Keywords:

distribution

dot plots

graph interpretation

Students compare the overall distribution of two graphs and describe their reasons.

4

3

Keywords:

graph interpretation

graphs

line graphs

Students interpret time frames and slope from a graph showing the area of a painted wall over time.

5

1

Keywords:

elasticity

forces

graph interpretation

mass

physical inquiry

stretch

Task: Answer questions about the relationship between mass and stretch. Assessment focus: graph interpretation.

2

8

Keywords:

bar graphs

graph interpretation

Students answer questions about a bar graph showing favourite ice-cream flavours. No calculation needed.

5

1

Keywords:

distance-time graphs

distances

graph interpretation

graphs

speed

time

Task: interpret a graph of a car's journey and add to the graph to represent a further description of the journey. Assessment focus: graph interpretation.

4

5

0

Keywords:

bi-variate data

distribution

graph interpretation

median

stem-and-leaf graphs

Students interpret back-to-back stem-and-leaf graphs. Knowledge of the median is required.

4

1

Keywords:

graph construction

graph interpretation

physics concepts

stretch

Task: Use data in a table to construct a graph and answer questions about the patterns. Assessment focus: interpreting tables and graphs.

4

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

pie graphs

rubbish

Students interpret information presented in a pie graph to answer questions.

3

3

Keywords:

graph interpretation

line graphs

slopes

time-series

Students interpret a line graph of two boys' weight over time. No calculation is required.

5

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

physical inquiry

temperature

Students use stimulus material to answer a number of questions relating to temperature change in materials which are at different distances from a heat source.

3

2

3

Keywords:

graph interpretation

stem-and-leaf graphs

This task requires students to answer questions about a stem-and-leaf graph of the lengths of seventeen frogs.

5

1

Keywords:

box-and-whisker graphs

graph interpretation

median

range

time-series

Students interpret a box-and-whisker graph of maximum daily temperatures over time.

3

2

Keywords:

fractions

graph interpretation

pie graphs

This task requires students to interpret a pie graph about sports watched on TV and answer multiple choice questions.

5

2

Keywords:

changes

corrosion

graph interpretation

investigation

metals

Students are given an outline of an investigation on metal corrosion and a graph of some results. Students' ability to interpret the graph and knowledge of fair testing is assessed via short answer questions.

5

1

Keywords:

boiling point

changes

gas

graph construction

graph interpretation

heating curve

liquid

particle nature of matter

Students draw a graph from some information they are given about the heating of meths in a water bath. Students then explain in terms of particles what is happening for the sloping section and the flat section of the graph.

4

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

interacting systems

rainfall

temperature

Students are provided with a graph showing the average rainfall and temperatures for Tokyo, Los Angeles, and Perth. Students interpret this graph to answer a number of questions.

4

1

Keywords:

co-ordinates

graph interpretation

relationships

rules

Students identify and graph ordered pairs for the relationship ‘is a multiple of’.

4

5

2

Keywords:

graph interpretation

histograms

percentages

Students answer questions from a histogram of distance of discus throws. Calculation is required.