Math 9 – March 6: Survey Activity

Hand-in text assignments:
10.1 pg 467 #1, 2, 5, 8, 10 – Due Friday
10.2 pg 473 #1-3, 6-8 – Due Friday
10.3 pg 480 #1-3, 5, 7, 9, 10 – Friday BONUS**

** Students absent on Friday: 10.3 is not bonus for you! Please complete this text assignment in lieu of the survey assignment below.

Survey Activity:
In groups of 2-3 create a 5 question survey on a topic (use at least 3 different question types)
Create a tally sheet and survey the class

Answer the following questions individually:
1. What question types are easiest to administer?
2. What question types provide the most information?
3. Describe the difference between the following terms:
a) Stratified random sample & Cluster sample
b) Survey & Census
4. Looking at your survey data what conclusions can you make from this information? Do you notice any patterns/trends? Are these conclusions representative of a larger group? Who? Why or Why not?

About Mrs. Dildy

I am a math and science teacher in the Saanich school district.
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