# Lesson Worksheet: Statistical and Nonstatistical Questions Mathematics • 6th Grade

In this worksheet, we will practice differentiating between statistical and nonstatistical questions.

Q1:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: How tall are you?

• AIt is a statistical question.
• BIt is not a statistical question.

Q2:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: How do students travel to school?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q3:

Can a statistical question be answered by collecting data, where there is variability in that data?

• ANo
• BYes

Q4:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: In general, how tall are humans?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q5:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: What is the weight of your cat?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q6:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: How many text messages do students in your class send in one day?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q7:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: What are the heights of the players of your favorite soccer team?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q8:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: What is the average number of words on a page in your science textbook?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q9:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: Do you like watching movies?

• AIt is not a statistical question.
• BIt is a statistical question.

Q10:

Determine whether the following is a statistical question: What is your favorite subject?

• AIt is a statistical question.
• BIt is not a statistical question.

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