Ch 40: Praxis Middle School Math: Data

About This Chapter

Use this chapter to review data in relation to math so you can be better prepared for related questions on the Praxis Middle School Mathematics exam. This chapter is designed in a way that helps you learn quickly.

Praxis Middle School Math: Data - Chapter Summary

The lessons will prepare you for the data-related material on the Praxis Middle School Mathematics exam. After going through all of the sections in each lesson, you will know more about:

  • Definition and examples of categorical data
  • Continuous and quantitative data
  • Differences between samples and populations
  • Using categorical data to make estimates and predictions
  • Examples of data sets in math

Reviewing this chapter shouldn't be too time-consuming because our lessons are short videos, which help you remember the most important information for the exam. You can send our expert mathematicians any questions you may have to better facilitate your learning. Thanks to this chapter, you will pick up the right skills to help you succeed on the exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 40: Praxis Middle School Math: Data
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What is Categorical Data? - Definition & Examples

1. What is Categorical Data? - Definition & Examples

Categorical data is one of two types of data that you can collect when conducting research. This lesson will teach you how to understand and use categorical data.

Discrete & Continuous Data: Definition & Examples

2. Discrete & Continuous Data: Definition & Examples

You might be surprised to find that data is more than just a collection of numbers. Data is divided into several categories, including discrete and continuous data. Find out why!

What is Quantitative Data? - Definition & Examples

3. What is Quantitative Data? - Definition & Examples

Watch this video lesson to find out the difference between saying you have seven apples and saying that those apples are delicious. You will learn about quantitative data and why it is useful.

Difference between Populations & Samples in Statistics

4. Difference between Populations & Samples in Statistics

Before you start collecting any information, it is important to understand the differences between population and samples. This lesson will show you how!

Make Estimates and Predictions from Categorical Data

5. Make Estimates and Predictions from Categorical Data

Categorical data can be estimated but not predicted. Learn why in this video lesson along with how to read and gather information from a bar graph of categorical data.

Data Set in Math: Definition & Examples

6. Data Set in Math: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, learn about data sets and how to use the operations of mean, median, and mode to manipulate the data. Then, test your knowledge with a brief quiz.

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