Thursday, 27 July 2017

[Homework 2] Reporting Data in an Appropriate & Objective Manner

We looked at a few examples that illustrate how data, when not presented partially or appropriately might lead to strong reactions from the reader.

Discussion 1: Is the difference of the rate really that 'great'?
Source: The Straits Times (26 July 2017)



Discussion 2: 
1. What was the message the charge trying to convey?
2. What was misleading about the chart?
3. What could be done to make the information presented more objectively and appropriate?

Study Notes (p24) Misleading Information in Statistics


Note: You should have recorded your responses to the three questions in your study notes.


Task 1 (to be completed by Friday, 25 July)
Study Notes (p24)

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Task 2 (to be completed by Friday, 25 July)
Study Notes (p25)

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