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6th grade mathcabulary
Math vocab words for 6th grade measurement and statistics unit
the distance around a figure measured in linear units such as feet, inches, or meters
the amount of surface covered by a figure. Area is measured in square units such as square feet or square meters.
a drawing of an object with the same shape as the original object, but not the same size.
In a scale drawing, a key that tells how the dimensions of the drawing and the actual dimensions are related.
information, often given in the form of numbers or facts
a table that displays the number of times each item or category occurs in a data set
a number line diagram that uses X marks to show the frequencies of items or categories being tallied
a graph in which the lengths of bars are used to represent and compare data
double bar graph
a bar graph that shows two sets of data on the same graph
numbers that describe a point on a coordinate grid
the numbers in an ordered pair that locate a point on a coordinate grid
a graph that represents data using points connected by line segments to show how quantities change over time
a graph that represents data as parts of a circle. The entire circle represents all of the data.
the sum of data values divided by the number of values (average)
the middle data value when the values are written in numerical order or the mean of the two middle values if the data set has an even number of values
the data value that occurs most often. there can me one, more than one, or none.
the difference between the greatest data value and the least data value