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Making the Grade 1Ce: Chapter 16

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Question 1:


a) dependent
b) concise
c) comprehensible
d) referenced

Question 2:


a) What??
b) Where??
c) How??
d) When??

Question 3:


a) legible and easy to find
b) easily associated with the axis/object depicted
c) readable from a single viewpoint
d) readable from multiple viewpoints

Question 4:


a) two
b) three
c) four
d) six

Question 5:


a) to provide a visual impression of direction and strength of relationship between variables
b) to depict distribution of a continuous variable.
c) to represent proportions
d) to illustrate change over time

Question 6:


a) between a single set of data
b) between two sets of data
c) among three to four sets of data
d) among four or five sets of data

Question 7:


a) dependent and independent
b) horizontal and vertical
c) spatial and temporal
d) variable and constant

Question 8:


a) the width of each bar
b) the width divided by the length of each bar
c) the length divided by the width of each bar
d) the length of each bar

Question 9:


a) twice their width
b) the same as their width
c) about half to three-quarters of their width
d) determined by the person who makes the bar graph

Question 10:


a) line graph
b) bar graph
c) population pyramid
d) pie chart