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Ch 15: Saxon Algebra 1: Statistics

About This Chapter

The Statistics chapter of this Saxon Algebra 1 Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with statistics. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Statistics textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Saxon Statistics chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the statistics topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • How to build and read stem-and-leaf displays
  • How to build and read histograms and box plots
  • Understanding and using mean, mode and median
  • How to compute an average and a weighted average

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6 Lessons in Chapter 15: Saxon Algebra 1: Statistics
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Creating & Reading Stem & Leaf Displays

1. Creating & Reading Stem & Leaf Displays

Every once in a while you will come across stem-and-leaf displays in statistics. These displays can be very useful in identifying all of the values in a data set while still visually representing the data.

Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples

2. Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples

Creating histograms can help you easily identify and interpret data. This lesson will give you several examples to better understand histograms and how to create them.

Creating & Interpreting Box Plots: Process & Examples

3. Creating & Interpreting Box Plots: Process & Examples

Box plots are an essential tool in statistical analysis. This lesson will help you create a box plot and understand its meaning. When you are finished, test your understanding with a short quiz!

Measures of Central Tendency: Definitions & Practice

4. Measures of Central Tendency: Definitions & Practice

After watching this video, you will be able to explain the meaning of the terms central tendency, mode, mean and median. You will also be able to calculate these three values from provided data. A short quiz will follow.

Identifying & Calculating Averages

5. Identifying & Calculating Averages

After watching this video lesson, you will be able to calculate any kind of average, even the average of certain events when some events repeat. Learn the general formula to use to calculate any average.

Calculating Weighted Average: Method, Formula & Example

6. Calculating Weighted Average: Method, Formula & Example

This lesson will examine the concept of a weighted average and types of situations when it should be used instead of a standard average. It will also give some real-world examples of a weighted average.

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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