IB Maths Studies: Scattertastic

"Use the power of these virtual manipulatives to play with the ideas behind scattergraphs, correlation and lines of best fit."The study of statistics at school is a great opportunity to show mathematics in a practical context, but this activity is really about playing with the more abstract mathematics behind the statistics. In doing so an extra depth of understanding is added to the study of the concepts in context.

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Comments 6

Shelly Tyre 13 August 2017 - 09:32

The link to the worksheet and the first link for the 'scatter plot and line of best fit' seem to be down.

Jim Noble 15 August 2017 - 16:51

Ok, thanks Shelly, I'll chase it down, thanks, Jim Try this

Ruth Hilton 25 October 2017 - 05:38

The links listed above don't work for me either. Neither does the one in your comment.

Jim Noble 25 October 2017 - 11:42

Hi again, OK - The link is not working for me either now. The illuminations one is though...

Veronica Diaz 1 November 2017 - 14:39

Yes, but the illuminations doesn't go with the instructions provided.

Jim Noble 8 November 2017 - 16:41

Hi all, so I am struggling to find this applet and so obviously the activity needs re-writing. I am going to re do it with my own version of a dynamic scattergraph. apologies for inconvenience in the mean time.

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