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Learning Gym: Basic Math: Whole Number Applications: Graphs and Charts

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Basic Math

Whole Number Applications: Graphs and Charts

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Introduction

   

 

Concept/Skill Sample YoutTube Learn Zillion Khan Academy Visual Literacy: Tables and Graphs Number Power 5 Math Sense 3 GED Mathematics WorkWise: Math at Work
How do you read and interpret tables, bar graphs, and line graphs?

Tables

The table shows the different methods of traveling students used to go on their spring break trips.  How many children took a bus on their trip?

Answer: 4

   

 

3-5

13-15

25-27

44-45

56-57

     

Bar Graphs

The bar graph shows students' favorite colors.  What is the least favorite color amongst students?

Answer: Pink

Line Graphs

The line graph shows cookie sales for one school week.  How many cookies were sold on Friday?

Answer: 10

 

Problem Solving

   

 

Concept/Skill Sample YouTube Learn Zillion Khan Academy Visual Literacy: Tables and Graphs Number Power 5 Math Sense 3 GED Mathematics WorkWise: Math at Work
Tables

Using the table, how many total people like baseball and swimming? 

Answer: 11

Organizing Data Tables  

 

6-12   18-19

192-193

203 (10-11)

19: Exercise 1

 

22-23: Exercise 5

 

30: Exercise 6

Problem Solving-Organize Data-Lesson 2.1
Bar Graphs

Using the graph, what two pets are the least common? 

Answer: Rabbit and Hamster

    Reading Bar Graphs 16-24 46-55 20-21

194

195 (1-10)

199 (6-11)

201 (21-23)

64-65: Exercise 1
Interpreting bar graphs: alligators
Reading bar graphs: bikes
Reading bar graphs: dog bones
Reading bar graphs: Harry Potter
Reading bar charts: comparing two sets
Interpreting bar graphs: colors
Line Graphs

Using the line graph, how much did Sue earn on Thursday? 

Answer: $400

    Reading line graphs 28-34 58-67 26-27

194

195 (11-17)

198 (4-5)

201 (18-20)

204 (16-18)

 
Misleading line graphs
Concept/Skill Sample YouTube Learn Zillion Khan Academy Visual Literacy: Tables and Graphs Number Power 5 Math Sense 3 GED Mathematics WorkWise: Math at Work
   

 

Problem Solving Post-Test 

1. In the Visual Literacy: Tables and Graphs book, do the Mixed Practice on pages 43-45.

Do NOT do numbers 5, 6, or 13.

2.  Answers can be found on the back of the booklet.

3.  A passing score is 11 out of 14.

 

 

 

 

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