How to put information into tables _amp; graphs by dfhdhdhdhjr

VIEWS: 5 PAGES: 8

									How to put information into
     tables & graphs
   Why use graphs & tables?
• They help organize information
• They help in interpreting information
         When to use a table
     When you want any easy way to
       organize and share data.

Number    Item     Price   Total
2         Plates   $10     $20
14        Forks    $1.20   $16.80
           When to use a graph
Showing the
relationship between
two or more things.
Such as time of day &
temperature or which
ice cream flavor is
most popular.

 Pair share: what is
 something a car
 dealership might graph.
      When to use a line graph
Use a line graph
 with two                                  Changes in daily tempuratures
 numeric                                100.0
                                         80.0
 variables:

                             Temp (F)
                                         60.0                              Aug
                                         40.0                              Dec
 Change in                               20.0
                                          0.0
 temperature over                               6am   9am   12pm   3pm
                                                        Time

 time.
Pair share: which month has the highest temperature.
  When to use a bar graph
Use a bar graph
when you have        250



one numeric &        200

                     150

one category         100
                                                           Aug
                                                           Dec


variable: How        50



much money was        0
                           cloths   rent   food   movies


spent on different
                      White board: What items
items?                did the person spend
                      more on in Dec.
    When to use a pie chart

Use pie chart when
examining
percents/                     vanilla

proportions: What             choc.
                              mint

ice cream flavors             mango


were most popular
among 100 people?
     White board Review
1. What type of graph would be best to
  use when comparing temperature to
  plant growth?
2. What type of graph would you use to
  determine what kind of tree is most
  common in a forest?
3. Why would you record data in a table?

								
To top