Lesson: Comparing Two Distributions Using Box Plots Mathematics • 7th Grade
In this lesson, we will learn how to compare two data set distributions using box plots.
Sample Question Videos
Using the given double box-and-whisker plot, determine the percent of the boys and then the percent of the girls who are 66 inches or shorter.
This double box-and-whisker plot compares the prices of books in 2 bookstores. What percent of books in bookstore B have a price of at least 90 dollars?
It has long been thought that cats are the most popular internet pet. To test this theory, data were collected by a well-known search engine on the number of searches for cat-related videos and dog-related videos each month over a five-year period. The results are represented in the box plots below.
Use the information illustrated in the box plots to determine whether or not cats are indeed the premier internet pet.