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Graphed Grant Results

1. 1. Mrs. Johnston’s 5 th Grade Math Class Lincoln Elementary Mount Vernon, WA USA
2. 2. The Process: <ul><li>Our class brainstormed both categorical and numerical survey questions. </li></ul><ul><li>We poled our classmates and graphed the results in teams of two students. </li></ul><ul><li>We submitted 3-5 “good” questions to our classmates. </li></ul><ul><li>Through class discussions we evaluated the questions on whether or not the data could be graphed clearly or not. </li></ul><ul><li>Then we voted. </li></ul><ul><li>The following questions were our top three questions that were placed on an on Zoomerang website for any and all to take. </li></ul>
3. 3. We wanted to know: <ul><li>What is your favorite day of the week? </li></ul><ul><li>What is your favorite season of the year? </li></ul><ul><li>How many siblings do you have? </li></ul>
4. 4. We had a total of 134 responses from students all over the world. How Cool is that?
5. 5. Number of Siblings Data: Number of Siblings Number of Students Percent of Students with this # of Siblings 0 3 2% 1 52 40% 2 38 29% 3 22 17% 4 9 7% 5 2 2% 6 1 1% 7 1 1% 8 1 1% 9 1 1% Total 131 100%
6. 6. Graphed Results
7. 7. Averages of Number of Siblings in your Family <ul><li>Numerical Data has averages of mean, median, and mode. (Numerical Data is information collected in number form.) </li></ul><ul><li>Mode for most common number of siblings is1sibling. So, this tells us that most students were from families with 2 children. (40%) </li></ul><ul><li>Median (middle of the data) 2 siblings: This would mean that each family would have a total of 3 children. This Average is not the most common but the middle of the data. (29% of the students had this as their choice.) </li></ul><ul><li>Mean 132students 10 sibling categories (See next Slide) </li></ul>
8. 8. Mean Results: <ul><li>The totals were 270 siblings and 130 respondents. </li></ul><ul><li>Added 3 + 52 + 38 + 22 + 9 + 2 + 1 +1 + 1 + 1 to get the total number of respondents as 130 respondents.  </li></ul><ul><li>To get the total number of siblings add 52 + 76 + 66 + 36 + 10 + 6 + 7+ 8 + 9 to get a total of 270siblings.  </li></ul><ul><li>270/130 = a mean of 2.0769 per respondent. </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you Lisa Condran for your assistance in this Mean Data. </li></ul>
9. 9. Favorite Day of the Week Data: Day of the Week Number of Students Percentage Sunday 9 7% Monday 2 1% Tuesday 0 0% Wednesday 5 4% Thursday 5 4% Friday 58 44% Saturday 53 40% Totals 132 100%
10. 10. Graphed Results Day of Week
11. 11. Favorite Season Data Season Number of Students Percentage Spring 18 14% Summer 59 45% Winter 31 24% Fall 22 17% Totals 130 100%
12. 12. Graphed Results Favorite Seasons
13. 13. Averages of Favorite Day of the Week And Season of the Year <ul><li>Mode most common choice was Friday. </li></ul><ul><li>Mode Most favored choice for Season was Summer. </li></ul><ul><li>Categorical variables like Days of the Week and Seasons of the Year do not have a Mean or Median to their data. </li></ul>
14. 14. Thank you for joining us in our search for knowledge and understanding. <ul><li>Mrs. Johnston’s 5 th Grade Class Lincoln Elementary School </li></ul><ul><li>2007-2008 </li></ul>