# Ch 51: MEGA Middle School Math: Statistics

Review your understanding of statistical terms and calculations with these video lessons and self-assessment quizzes. Use the knowledge you gain to prepare for the Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments (MEGA) Middle School mathematics exam.

## MEGA Middle School Math: Statistics - Chapter Summary

Learn how to apply concepts in statistics to real-world calculations and problems with the lessons in this chapter. You will have the opportunity to study visual examples that will enhance your learning experience. In these lessons, you can expect to cover the following topics that will best prepare you to answer questions on the MEGA Middle School mathematics exam:

• Learning how to calculate a weighted average
• Explaining how to measure central tendency
• Reviewing formulas for calculating mean, median, range, and mode
• Defining spread and center in data sets
• Ordering data
• Understanding the standard deviation as well as minimums, outliers and maximums
• Discussing continuous and discrete variables
• Identifying levels of measurement

Instructors present the material in a fun and engaging way. Short quizzes at the end of each lesson are in the same multiple-choice format as you will find on the actual MEGA Middle School mathematics exam. They are great tools for reviewing topics you will likely find on the test.

### MEGA Middle School Math: Statistics Chapter Objectives

The Statistics chapter is designed to help you reinforce your knowledge of topics you will be tested on in the fourth content domain of the computer-based MEGA Middle Grades mathematical exam. Demonstrating mastery of statistics will help you gain the certification necessary to teach these topics at the middle-grade level. The fourth content domain, which covers statistics and probability, counts for 18% of the test score. The MEGA Middle School Mathematics exam consists of 80 multiple-choice questions.

MEGA certification exams are offered in general assessment as well as content areas. Educators at pre-K-12 levels must gain certification in whatever content area they desire to teach. Required exams are also given to aspiring teachers who were accepted and are entering educator preparation programs.

17 Lessons in Chapter 51: MEGA Middle School Math: Statistics
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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