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Title: DIG Stats: City Temperature Activity
Alternate Title: Standard Deviation of Temperature Data
Url: http://www.cvgs.k12.va.us:81/digstats/main/descriptv/a_cities.htm
Publisher: Central Virginia Governor's School for Science and Technology
Description: In this activity, students will calculate the means and standard deviations of temperature data in 5 different latitude ranges. The dataset contains the name and temperature (in degrees Fahrenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin) of each city in each range. Questions about the exercise are given. This data exists in Excel and text formats.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Analysis -- Functional analysis -- Theory of distributions
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Analysis of variance and covariance. Experimental design
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Temperature and radiation
GEM Subject: Science -- Meteorology
Mathematics -- Statistics
Key Concept: Meteorology -- Temperature
Mathematics -- Standard deviation
Mathematics -- Statistics
Date Issued: 2004
Resource Type: Dataset (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
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Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
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Language: English
Rights: Central Virginia Governor's School for Science and Technology, Lynchburg, VA
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2009-01-22 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-10-01 17:58:41 (W3C-DTF)
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