Collecting & Analyzing Data in Earth & Space Science


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What is a collection of facts or statistics called?

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1. What type of information involves numerical observations and calculations?

2. What type of information involves facts that can be gathered through visual fact gathering?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Assess your grasp of data analysis in earth and space science with this worksheet/quiz. Questions will ask you about the names of the different types of information and examples of them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These resources will cover the following:

  • The term for a collection of statistics or facts
  • The information type that involves facts gathered visually
  • What type of information is exemplified by colors found in mineral samples
  • What the average height of a group is an example of

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about various ways of gathering specific information
  • Reading comprehension ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on data analysis in Earth and space science
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the word for collected facts or statistics

Additional Learning

Learn more about research in these fields with the lesson entitled Collecting & Analyzing Data in Earth & Space Science. Consider the following areas of interest to help you study:

  • How Earth and space scientists aggregate important information for analysis
  • What that information is used for
  • The various types of information to be studied
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MTLE Earth & Space Science: Math & Technology
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