Ch 24: Statistics in Algebra II Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Statistics in Algebra II chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach statistical dispersion and representation in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Statistics in Algebra II chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Mean, median, mode and range Central tendency, average, middle number, outlier, most common number, difference between greatest and smallest numbers
Tuesday Measures of dispersion and skewness Dispersion, tails, positive and negative skew
Wednesday Normal distribution Bell curve, Carl Gauss, steepness, standard deviation, empirical rule
Thursday Regression analysis Relating variables, linear model, prediction
Friday Tables, schedules, bar graphs and pie charts Times and events, columns and rows, quick data comparison, intervals, proportional parts

6 Lessons in Chapter 24: Statistics in Algebra II Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range

1. How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range

Measures of central tendency can provide valuable information about a set of data. In this lesson, explore how to calculate the mean, median, mode and range of any given data set.

Measures of Dispersion and Skewness

2. Measures of Dispersion and Skewness

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can describe your data using two different statistical characteristics. Learn what it means for your graph to have variability and what it means for your graph to be skewed.

Normal Distribution: Definition, Properties, Characteristics & Example

3. 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.

Regression Analysis: Definition & Examples

4. Regression Analysis: Definition & Examples

Watch this video lesson to learn about regression analysis and how you can use it to help you analyze and better understand data that you receive from surveys or observations. Learn what is involved in regression analysis and what to look out for.

Organizing and Understanding Data with Tables & Schedules

5. Organizing and Understanding Data with Tables & Schedules

In math, when we have to deal with a lot of data, having a visual format to present all the data becomes very useful. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can take advantage of two of these visual formats.

Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

6. Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

In this lesson, we will examine two of the most widely used types of graphs: bar graphs and pie charts. These two graphs can provide the reader with a comparison of the different data that is displayed.

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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