Reviewing How Data Affects A Histogram

Prepare a Presentation

Work Time

Prepare a Presentation

  • Discuss how you made each histogram so that it satisfied the conditions in the questions.
  • Explain what happened to your histogram of sixth grade student data when you changed the bin width.

Challenge Problem

  • If the range of a data set is 500, and the data set includes thousands of data points, what do you think a good bin width would be for a histogram representing the data?
  • Explain why you think the bin width you chose would be a good fit for the data.