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Measurement and Data

In this task, students use these properties of ocean waves to investigate the relationship between amplitude and energy, and how the energy of ocean waves can have both negative and positive impacts on human society, using examples such as coastal erosion and alternative energy generation.

This module introduces different ways of understanding the solar system through modeling.

This lesson is intended to help you assess how well students are able to model three dimensional figures and find their volume.

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This lesson has students measure using common objects.

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This lesson provides an overview of ways of representing statistical data.

This lesson introduces frequency graphs as a means of visualizing data.

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This lesson has students collect and record data related to height.

This unit introduces the imperial system of measurement.

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Students use data from a random sample to estimate a population proportion

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Students use given data to estimate probabilities.

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Seeking knowledge is obligatory upon every Muslim, male and female. -- Hadith
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