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Ch 27: ScienceSaurus Student Handbook Grades 6-8: Using Data Tables & Graphs

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The Using Data Tables & Graphs chapter of this ScienceSaurus Student Handbook Grades 6-8 Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with using data tables and graphs. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Using Data Tables & Graphs textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the ScienceSaurus Using Data Tables & Graphs chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the topics on using data tables and graphs 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 data tables
  • Accuracy and reproducibility of data
  • How to solve chart problems
  • Using and interpreting line graphs
  • How scatter plots are structured

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7 Lessons in Chapter 27: ScienceSaurus Student Handbook Grades 6-8: Using Data Tables & Graphs
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Creating Data Tables in Biology: Types & Examples

1. Creating Data Tables in Biology: Types & Examples

This lesson will introduce you to a few basic types of data tables used in biology. It contains several examples and provides the foundational knowledge for building both simple and complex data tables.

Evaluating Data from Scientific Investigation

2. Evaluating Data from Scientific Investigation

After watching this video, you will be able to explain the meaning of the terms 'accuracy' and 'reproducibility,' or precision, as they relate to science experiments. A short quiz will follow.

Interpreting Graphs and Charts of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

3. Interpreting Graphs and Charts of Scientific Data: Practice Problems

Do charts and graphs make problem-solving difficult? Complex problems with visual representations can drain your brain during a test. In this lesson, learn three simple rules for solving problems with charts and graphs. We'll try them out as we walk through two sample problems.

What is a Line Graph? - Definition & Examples

4. What is a Line Graph? - Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we'll explore the function and examples of a line graph. Then, you will learn to create questions and interpret data from line graphs. A brief quiz follows.

Reading and Interpreting Line Graphs

5. Reading and Interpreting Line Graphs

Watch this video lesson to find out how useful line graphs can be and how much information you can gain just from looking at one. Learn how you can apply that information in your own life to help you make better decisions.

Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses

6. Scatterplots and Line Graphs: Definitions and Uses

After watching this video, you will be able to understand scatter plots and line graphs. You will also be able to use them to tell people a story about what you see and observe. You will also be able to read them.

Extrapolation & Interpolation with Line Graphs

7. Extrapolation & Interpolation with Line Graphs

After watching this video lesson, you should be able to interpolate and extrapolate a line graph based on just a few points. You will be able to provide data points that haven't been given to you.

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