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Sleuthing pie charts

Students are presented with a pie graph which has obviously incorrect percentages. Students are asked to analyse the graph, and discuss the errors. A link is given to possible answers, and some options for extension are suggested.

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Year level(s) Year 7
Audience Teacher
Purpose Teaching resource
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Feedback, Questioning
Keywords pie graphs

Curriculum alignment

Curriculum connections Numeracy
Strand and focus Statistics, Apply understanding
Topics Data representation and interpretation
National numeracy learning progression Interpreting and representing data - IRD4

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