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- Graph Paper Flexible graph paper which can be printed or projected onto a white board as an effective visual aid.
- Cartoon Scatter Graph Place the cartoon characters on the scatter graph according to their height and age.
- Estimating Correlation Practise the skill of estimating the correlation of data on a scatter graph in this self marking exercise.
- Correlation Arrange the given statements in groups to show the type of correlation they have.
- Human Scatter Graphs Pupils move to positions in the room according to their data relative to the walls as axes.
- Plotting Scatter Graphs Plot scatter graphs from data representing a number of different everyday situations.
- Odd Scatter Out Just by looking at the scatter graphs can you decide which is the odd one out according to their summary statistics?

Here are some exam-style questions on this statement:

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*Ben measured the length and the width of each of 10 sea shells of the same type. The results are shown below.*" ... more - "
*The number of visitors to a cycle track and the number of drinks sold by a cafĂ© at the location are recorded in the table below.*" ... more - "
*The scatter graph shows the maximum temperature (*" ... more^{o}C) and the number of bowls of soup sold at a sandwich shop on twelve randomly selected days last year. - "
*In the Bubbleless Bandits free-diving club, members practice breath-holding techniques as part of their routine.*" ... more - "
*The scatter graph gives information about the marks earned in a Statistic exam and a Mathematics exam by each of 13 students.*" ... more - "
*In a survey of insect life near a stream, a student collected data about the number of different insect species \((y)\) that were found at different distances \((x)\) in metres from the stream.*" ... more - "
*The table below shows the scores for 12 students on two Mathematic exam papers. For the first paper calculators were allowed and for the second paper they were not.*" ... more

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