### Examples

The numerical data set {15,0,32,24,0,17,42,0,29,120,0,20}, collected based on minutes spent on homework, can be represented graphically using a box plot.### Clarifications

*Clarification 1:*Instruction includes collecting data and discussing ways to collect truthful data to construct graphical representations.

*Clarification 2:* Within this benchmark, it is the expectation to use appropriate titles, labels, scales and units when constructing graphical representations.

*Clarification 3:* Numerical data is limited to positive rational numbers.

**Subject Area:**Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)

**Grade:**6

**Strand:**Data Analysis and Probability

**Date Adopted or Revised:**08/20

**Status:**State Board Approved

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## MFAS Formative Assessments

Students are asked to construct a histogram corresponding to a given set of data.

## Original Student Tutorials Mathematics - Grades 6-8

Learn how to create a histogram to display continuous data from projectiles launched by a catapult in this interactive tutorial.

This is part 1 in a 2-part series. Click **HERE** to open part 2.

Learn how to make and interpret boxplots in this pet-themed, interactive tutorial.

## Student Resources

## Original Student Tutorials

Learn how to create a histogram to display continuous data from projectiles launched by a catapult in this interactive tutorial.

This is part 1 in a 2-part series. Click **HERE** to open part 2.

Type: Original Student Tutorial

Learn how to make and interpret boxplots in this pet-themed, interactive tutorial.

Type: Original Student Tutorial

## Tutorials

This video demonstrates how to construct a box plot, formerly known as a box and whisker plot.

Type: Tutorial

Learn how to create histograms, which summarize data by sorting it into groups.

Type: Tutorial