# Visual Representations of a Data Set: Shape, Symmetry & Skewness

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### A statistician makes a graph, which includes a shape that's almost mirrored perfectly across a line, but not quite. How should we describe the shape?

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### 2. A graph that peaks to the left or the right of the center is known as _____.

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Using this quiz and accompanying worksheet, you can evaluate how well you understand the shape of a graph. The quiz will assess your understanding of concepts like data sets and statistics.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to:

• Identify data set that is visually symmetrical
• Explain characteristics of a graph
• Define symmetrical
• Identify a type of graph and data set with two different points
• Understand the areas in a data set where no distributions have been made

## Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

• Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about analyzing visually symmetrical data sets in a different light
• Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the distribution of a skewed data set and interpret it correctly