Outliers In Data Sets
Aligned To Common Core Standard:
High School Statistics- HSS-ID.A.3
Printable Worksheets And Lessons
- Finding Outliers Step-by-step
Lesson- We look at the average when the extreme is removed.
- Guided Lesson -
We start to grasp the reason that this skill can help you.
- Guided Lesson Explanation
- You can quickly see that you can generalize from data that more
representative of the average.
- Practice Worksheet
- Some problems work off of the data table. Others come with their
- Matching Worksheet - These don't seem like the same types of problems at first, but you should see it by number 3.
View Answer Keys- All the answer keys in one file.
Let's see how much those outliers messed up our wonderful averages.
Some really interesting scenarios can be found in these sheets.
Math Skill Quizzes
If your students do well on these, they should have no problem. 2 problems on each quiz are deemed "difficult", by national standards.