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Grade 6 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 6.SP.A.1
What is a statistical question that could be asked about the information below?

Trail Length
NameMiles
Evans1.75
Turner2.34
Fairway1.69
  1. What is the length of the longest trail?
  2. In what state is the shortest trail?
  3. Who uses the trails?
  4. How are the trails used?
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
The temperature increased 4 degrees in 1 hour.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative data
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
Sprinters run faster than distance runners.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative data
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
The volume of the mixture is 43 mL.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative observation
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.A.1
A local newspaper of a small town wants to find out if the mayor of the town is popular with its citizens. Which of the following samples should be used by the newspaper?
  1. A random sample of people from the mayor's political party
  2. A random sample of people selected from all adult citizens of the town
  3. A random sample of people selected from all people registered with a political party
  4. A random sample of people selected from all middle class citizens of the town
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.A.1
Grade 6 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 6.SP.A.1
Which of the following questions is not statistical?
  1. How old are the students in my classroom?
  2. What is the height of each person in my class?
  3. How old am I?
  4. How many letters are in the names of each person in my class?
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
Cassie earned 93% on her math quiz.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative data
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.A.1
Mikey wants to estimate the number of students in his school who participate in a sport. Which of the following would be a random sampling method?
  1. He surveys the students in chorus.
  2. He surveys 20 eighth grade students.
  3. He surveys the students on the basketball team.
  4. He surveys 50 students during each of the lunch periods.
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.A.1
The student council needs to estimate the number of students who plan to attend the seventh grade dance on Friday. Which of the following would be the most representative method for the student council to survey the students?
  1. ask their best friends if they plan on going to the dance
  2. ask all of the students in the 7th grade if they plan on going to the dance
  3. ask half of the students in the middle school if they plan on going to the dance
  4. ask 5 students from each of the 7th grade homerooms if they plan on going to the dance
Grade 6 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 6.SP.A.1
Select each question that represents a statistical question.

Select ALL that apply.
  1. How many days are in the month of May?
  2. What grade did you earn on your math test?
  3. What time do sixth students arrive at school?
  4. What percentage of students play an instrument?
  5. What was the average math test grade for the class?
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
More students play trumpet than play saxophone.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative data
Grade 8 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 8.SP.A.4
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data
45% of workers earn above minimum wage.
  1. qualitative data
  2. quantitative data
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.A.1
Which of the following would be the best way to estimate the average number of songs a seventh grade student in your school downloads each month?
  1. Survey 25 sixth grade students in your school.
  2. Survey 2 seventh grade students in your school.
  3. Survey half of the seventh grade students in your school.
  4. Survey 100 seventh grade students from two middle schools.
Grade 6 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 6.SP.A.1
The length of each movie in a DVD collection is recorded. Which is not a statistical question for the situation?
  1. What is the length of the shortest movie?
  2. What is the length of the longest movie?
  3. What movie is more than 2 hours long?
  4. What actors star in the longest movie?
Grade 7 Collecting and Interpreting Data CCSS: 7.SP.B.3
Line plots for two sets of data are shown.
Line Plot 2
Line Plot 4
Which statement is true for the two sets of data?
  1. both have the same range
  2. both have the same mean
  3. both have the same median
  4. none of the above
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