6th-8th Grade Math Activity: Box and Whisker Plot

A box and whisker plot is a tool used to separate numbers into different quartiles. They are often used to represent statistical data. Use the tool below to create a box and whisker plot using practice numbers or your own data.

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This interactive activity is embedded in our Math courses.

COURSE OVERVIEW


Students take a broader look at computational and problem-solving skills while learning the language of algebra. Students translate word phrases and sentences into mathematical expressions; analyze geometric figures; solve problems involving percentages, ratios, and proportions; graph different kinds of equations and inequalities; calculate statistical measures and probabilities; apply the Pythagorean theorem; and explain strategies for solving real-world problems. Online lessons provide demonstrations of key concepts, as well as interactive problems with contextual feedback. A textbook supplements the online material. Students who take Pre-Algebra are expected to have mastered the skills and concepts presented in the K12 Fundamentals of Geometry and Algebra course (or equivalent).

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