Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses


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What kind of graph is shown?

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1. What kind of graph is shown?

2. Scatter plots are used to look for what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will help gauge your understanding of the uses for scatter plots and line graphs. Quiz topics include patterns and changes over time.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools will measure your knowledge of the following:

  • Uses for scatter plots
  • Purpose of line graphs
  • Graph identification

Skills practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related algebra lesson
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify graph type based on provided image
  • Information recall - access what you've learned regarding the use of scatter plots

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the lesson Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses, which covers the following topics:

  • Cartesian coordinate graph
  • X-axis and y-axis
  • Differences between a line graph and a scatter plot