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Ch 50: TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Tables & Plots

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Let us show you what you need to know about tables and plots, as you prepare for the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 exam. The video lessons and self-assessment quizzes add up to several good approaches that can help you prepare to correctly answer questions you'll find on the test.

TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Tables and Plots - Chapter Summary

The lessons found within this chapter can assist you reviewing tables and plots in preparation for the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 Exam. The video lessons review all the important content you need to be on top of, specifically:

  • Frequency and relative frequency tables
  • Cumulative frequency tables
  • Stem and leaf displays
  • Histograms
  • Frequency polygons
  • Dot plots and box plots
  • Bar graphs and pie charts
  • Bivariate data

Our expert instructors guide you through each point so that you are prepared for the test. By utilizing the video lessons and text transcripts, you are exposed to the material in more than one way, enhancing your comprehension and retention of key elements.

Objectives of the TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Tables and Plots Chapter

The TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 Exam evaluates your knowledge of all areas of mathematics taught in grades 8-12, to determine if you can be certified as a Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12 in the state of Texas. The lessons in this Tables and Plots chapter falls within Domain V: Probability and Statistics: Content, Instruction and Assessment, which makes up 14% of the test questions. You can practice with the kinds of questions that will appear on the test by taking our self-assessment quizzes that accompany the video lessons.

The questions on the exam are both multiple choice and constructed response. There are 90 multiple-choice questions which will give you a problem or question and have you select the correct response from the group of possibilities presented. The constructed-response question will be a case study requiring you to demonstrate your depth of knowledge in a particular area of 8-12 grade mathematics.

9 Lessons in Chapter 50: TExMaT Master Mathematics Teacher 8-12: Tables & Plots
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Frequency & Relative Frequency Tables: Definition & Examples

1. Frequency & Relative Frequency Tables: Definition & Examples

Frequency and relative frequency tables are a good way to visualize information. This is especially useful for information that is grouped into categories where you are looking for popularity or mode.

Cumulative Frequency Tables: Definition, Uses & Examples

2. Cumulative Frequency Tables: Definition, Uses & Examples

Cumulative frequency tables can help you analyze and understand large amounts of information. In this lesson, you practice creating and interpreting cumulative frequency tables.

Creating & Reading Stem & Leaf Displays

3. 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

4. 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 Frequency Polygons: Process & Examples

5. Creating & Interpreting Frequency Polygons: Process & Examples

Frequency polygons can be used to analyze data sets in many different ways. They are also a great way to visualize and compare two sets of data. In this lesson, learn the uses and create a frequency polygon.

Creating & Interpreting Dot Plots: Process & Examples

6. Creating & Interpreting Dot Plots: Process & Examples

Dot plots are a visual way to display the frequency distribution in a data set. In this lesson, you will learn how to construct a dot plot and understand its uses.

Creating & Interpreting Box Plots: Process & Examples

7. 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!

Understanding Bar Graphs and Pie Charts

8. 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.

What is Bivariate Data? - Definition & Examples

9. What is Bivariate Data? - Definition & Examples

In this lesson, you will be learning about the definition and uses of bivariate data. We will also compare and contrast the characteristics of univariate data and bivariate data.

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