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8

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

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

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8

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

2

7

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

Students read information and make statements about the information from two bar graphs.

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2

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

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

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1

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

mean

Students interpret information presented in a bar graph to answer questions and calculate averages.

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0

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

mean

range

time-series

Students answer questions and calculate means and ranges from a composite histogram of rainfall in two towns.

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1

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bar graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

mean

mode

Students complete a bar graph from details about paua diving and answer questions interpreting the data, including finding an average.

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3

10

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

Students interpret a bar graph showing the number of different types of shell collected on a beach.

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2

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

This task requires students to answer questions about a bar graph showing hours of sunshine over a week.

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3

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

Students answer questions about a bar graph which shows the number of different types of animals at the zoo.

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2

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

percentages

Students answer questions and calculate a percentage related to a bar graph of the ways students travel to school.

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2

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bar graphs

composite graphs

graph interpretation

Students are required to make summary statements about the projected population growth of Māori from a composite bar graph published by Statistics New Zealand.

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5

2

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bar graphs

distribution

graph interpretation

mode

Students interpret a back-to-back bar graph about apples picked by comparing and identifying patterns.

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0

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bar graphs

graph interpretation

time-series

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

4

0

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bar graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

mean

mode

Students complete a bar graph of a paper boy's earnings from data in a table and answer questions interpreting the data, finding the least, most, average and forecasting.

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0

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bar graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

Students use raw data to construct a table and then a bar graph of the number of runs scored in softball games. Students are also required to make a statement about the results.

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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.

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4

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bar graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

Students construct and label a bar graph of the colour of passing cars from data in a table and answer questions interpreting the results.

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5

0

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bar graphs

composite graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

Students construct a composite bar graph on areas of female employment in 1956 and 1996. They also answer questions interpreting and comparing the data.

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0

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bar graphs

composite graphs

graph interpretation

mode

Students study a bar graph of golf balls found by two children and answer questions interpreting and comparing the data.

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1

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bar graphs

bi-variate data

graph interpretation

Students answer questions about data in a triple bar graph of medals won by four countries. Calculation is required.

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1

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banking

bar graphs

graph interpretation

saving

time-series

Students interpret a bar graph of account balances and respond to questions about the data.

3

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0

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bar graphs

bi-variate data

graph interpretation

Students interpret a back-to-back bar graph comparing and identifying a pattern in the data.

4

1

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bar graphs

data collection

graph construction

graph interpretation

investigation

planning investigations

table construction

Students conduct a practical, statistical investigation. They decide on a Topic and question, conduct the survey, complete the tally chart, construct a bar graph of the major ideas and make statements about the results.

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1

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bar graphs

bi-variate data

composite graphs

graph construction

graph interpretation

Students are required to construct a composite bar graph based on Statistics New Zealand Time Use Survey data and are then required to make comparative statements based on gender.

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0

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graph construction

graph interpretation

nutrition

strip graphs

For this practical task students construct a composite strip graph of the nutrient groups found in three different food products.