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ACARA Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority

Content description ACMSP278

Mathematics / Year 10A / Statistics and Probability / Data representation and interpretation
Content description
Calculate and interpret the mean and standard deviation of data and use these to compare data sets
Elaborations
  1. using the standard deviation to describe the spread of a set of data
  2. using the mean and standard deviation to compare numerical data sets
Cross-curriculum priorities
  • http://vocabulary.curriculum.edu.au/crossCurriculum/1
    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures
  • http://vocabulary.curriculum.edu.au/crossCurriculum/2
    Asia and Australia´s engagement with Asia
General capabilities
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Information and communication technology capability
  • Critical and creative thinking