Ch 13: MEGA Marketing: Interpreting Data & Graphs

About This Chapter

Learn about business calculation basics in this chapter of the MEGA Marketing exam study guide. Prepare for your exam with these self-assessment quizzes and video lessons.

MEGA Marketing: Interpreting Data and Graphs- Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter explore the basics of business calculation, including slopes and rate of change, ratios and rates, and calculations with ratios and proportions. Percents, compounding interest formulas, and taxes are also discussed. By the end of this chapter, you should be familiar with:

  • Slopes and rate of change
  • Ratios and rates
  • Calculations with ratios and proportions
  • Application of percents
  • Compounding interest formulas
  • Taxes and discounts

Short, engaging video lessons make the material fun and interesting, and self-assessment quizzes help you ensure you retain what you've learned. Use the jump feature under the timeline tab to review key moments form the video lessons, and visit your Dashboard to track your progress through the course.

Interpreting Data and Graphs - Chapter Objectives

The Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments were designed to demonstrate competency in various subject areas are used to ensure compliance with teacher licensing requirements. The Marketing exam measures competency in core marketing principles, marketing functions, and global marketing and research. The content in this Interpreting Data and Graphs chapter of the study guide covers material that is tested in the core marketing principles section, which comprises about 36% of the entire exam. The questions on the exam are multiple-choice, and the test is administered via computer.

6 Lessons in Chapter 13: MEGA Marketing: Interpreting Data & Graphs
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Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

1. Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

Bar graphs and pie charts are some of the most used graphical ways to present data. Learn how to read bar graphs and pie charts, and explore some examples to understand how they are interpreted.

Creating & Reading Stem & Leaf Displays

2. Creating & Reading Stem & Leaf Displays

Creating and reading stem-and-leaf displays are relevant to understanding how to interpret visual data sets. Learn to identify what a stem-and-leaf display is and why it is useful.

Organizing and Understanding Data with Tables & Schedules

3. Organizing and Understanding Data with Tables & Schedules

Organizing data into tables and schedules is a useful method to better understand and process large amounts of information. Learn about tables, schedules, and how to organize data for better comprehension.

Using Tables and Graphs in the Real World

4. Using Tables and Graphs in the Real World

Tables represent data with rows and columns while graphs provide visual diagrams of data, and both are used in the real world. Explore tables, graphs, and examples of how they are used for common things, such as explaining a cell phone plan and charting population growth.

Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples

5. Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples

A histogram is a diagram that provides a graphical picture of the points in a data set. Learn about creating and interpreting histograms by exploring the process and examples. Understand the purpose of histograms, practice interpreting a histogram, and recognize when data is skewed and what this means.

Creating & Interpreting Scatterplots: Process & Examples

6. Creating & Interpreting Scatterplots: Process & Examples

Creating and interpreting scatterplots is a great depiction of a correlation between two sets of data. Learn more about scatterplots, including the process of creating them and some examples.

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