Measures of Center

Calculating the mean, median, and mode and understanding their significance in the real-world.

Mapped to CCSS Section# 6.SP.B.5.C, 6.SP.B.5.D

Giving quantitative measures of center (median and/or mean) and variability (interquartile range and/or mean absolute deviation), as well as describing any overall pattern and any striking deviations from the overall pattern with reference to the context in which the data were gathered. Relating the choice of measures of center and variability to the shape of the data distribution and the context in which the data were gathered.