Representing data in graphs – view the following website:

http://education.abc.net.au/res/teacher_res/28-CYOS-Maths.html

1. Look at different types of graphs showing data. Discuss why certain graphs have been used for different purposes.

2. Record different types of graphs in your Maths book with a definition and an explanation of when they should be used.

3. In pairs, create a short survey and survey the class.
Represent the data in different ways. Which one is best for the data? Why?