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# Cereal Box Problem

Cereal Box Problem.

## Cereal Box Problem

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1. Cereal Box Problem 6.SP - Develop understanding of statistical variability.3. Recognize that a measure of center for a numerical data set summarizes all of its values with a single number, while a measure of variation describes how its values vary with a single number.4. Display numerical data in plots on a number line, including dot plots, histograms, and box plots.

2. Cereal Box Problem The box plot below represents the grams of sugar per serving in 15 boxes of cereal. Mean grams of sugar per serving is 14, and mode grams of sugar per serving is 18. What is a possible data set? Explain your choice. 32 16 24 6 0

3. Reasoning Abstractly and Quantitatively 1. Explain how the equation below models the following statement: ‘… the grams of sugar per serving in 15 boxes of cereal. Mean grams of sugar per serving is 14,… ’ What does x/15 represent? What does x represent? How does the solution for x help you solve the problem?

4. Cereal Box Problem 0 What is the range of the data? 16 32 16 24 6 0 What is the median of the data? 32

5. Cereal Box Problem 0 6 What does the 24 represent? 16 32 16 24 6 0 What does the 6 represent? 24 32

6. Cereal Box Problem 0 6 16 Use the following statement to help complete your list. ‘mode grams of sugar per serving is 18’ 32 16 24 6 0 24 32

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