Scatter chart (also called scatter graph or scatter plot): A type of visual display used to depict the values of two variables for a specific set of data. Variables are graphed using Cartesian coordinates and appear as a collection of points. Scatter charts are often used to measure correlations between variables.

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Interpreting Statistics: A Case of Muddying the Waters
Interpreting Statistics: A Case of Muddying the Waters

Students take on roles in an inquiry into a pollution problem and explore the application, interpretation, communication, and possible misrepresentation of statistics and charts.

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