Ch 14: Saxon Algebra 2: Statistics

About This Chapter

The Statistics chapter of this Saxon Algebra 2 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:

  • Stem-and-leaf displays
  • Histograms
  • Box plots
  • Central tendency, median, mode and mean
  • Normal curves in statistics
  • Standard deviation

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6 Lessons in Chapter 14: Saxon Algebra 2: 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.

Normal Distribution: Definition, Properties, Characteristics & Example

5. Normal Distribution: Definition, Properties, Characteristics & Example

In this lesson, we will look at the Normal Distribution, more commonly known as the Bell Curve. We'll look at some of its fascinating properties and learn why it is one of the most important distributions in the study of data.

Calculating the Standard Deviation

6. Calculating the Standard Deviation

In this lesson, we will examine the meaning and process of calculating the standard deviation of a data set. Standard deviation can help to determine if the data set is a normal distribution.

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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