6-8th Grade Math Learning Activity: Stem and Leaf Plot
A stem and leaf plot is a method for analyzing a set of data. Use this tool to practice creating stem and leaf plots to find the mean, median, mode and range of a series of numbers. Input your numbers and try to solve the solutions on your own, then click compute to see if you are correct.
This course can be found in our Fundamentals of Geometry and Algebra Course
Students enhance computational and problem-solving skills while learning topics in algebra, geometry, probability, and statistics. They solve expressions and equations in the context of perimeter, area, and volume problems while further developing computational skills with fractions and decimals. The study of plane and solid figures includes construction and transformations of figures. Also in the context of problem solving, students add, subtract, multiply, and divide positive and negative integers and solve problems involving ratios, proportions, and percents, including simple and compound interest, rates, discount, tax, and tip problems. They learn multiple representations for communicating information, such as graphs on the coordinate plane, statistical data and displays, as well as the results of probability and sampling experiments. They investigate patterns involving addition, multiplication, and exponents, and apply number theory and computation to mathematical puzzles.