For Grades 6-8. These three printables follow two middle school teens who start their own farmers' market business, and who turn to scatterplots (with outliers and lines of best fit) to help make decisions.
Use this worksheet with its corresponding lesson: Constructing and Analyzing Scatterplots.
for the answer key to the worksheet (PDF). Materials developed by The Actuarial Foundation with Scholastic.
This worksheet is part of the "Cultivating Data"
program, which includes additional lesson plans and printables.
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