# Comparing Box-and-Whisker and Dot Plots

Skill:

Use frequency tables, dot plots, and other graphs to determine the shape, center, and spread of a data distribution.

# Comparing Box-and-Whisker and Dot Plots

Construct a dot plot and explore the associated box-and-whisker plot. Discover connections between the data displays, measures of center, interquartile range (IQR), and descriptions.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections. *

### Open-ended question

What does a data set look like when it is symmetric? Skewed left? Skewed right?

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