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Broad Topics > Handling, Processing and Representing Data > Interpreting data

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Calendar Capers

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Choose any three by three square of dates on a calendar page...

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Not Necessarily in That Order

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Baker, Cooper, Jones and Smith are four people whose occupations are teacher, welder, mechanic and programmer, but not necessarily in that order. What is each person’s occupation?

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Charting Success

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

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Charting More Success

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Can you make sense of the charts and diagrams that are created and used by sports competitors, trainers and statisticians?

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Tree Tops

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

A manager of a forestry company has to decide which trees to plant. What strategy for planting and felling would you recommend to the manager in order to maximise the profit?

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Gr8 Coach

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you coach your rowing eight to win?

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Estimating Time

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

How well can you estimate 10 seconds? Investigate with our timing tool.

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Clock Squares

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Square numbers can be represented on the seven-clock (representing these numbers modulo 7). This works like the days of the week.

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Olympic Records

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you deduce which Olympic athletics events are represented by the graphs?

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Avalanche!

Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Investigate how avalanches occur and how they can be controlled

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Olympic Triathlon

Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Is it the fastest swimmer, the fastest runner or the fastest cyclist who wins the Olympic Triathlon?

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Terrariums

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Build a mini eco-system, and collect and interpret data on how well the plants grow under different conditions.

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David and Goliath

Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Does weight confer an advantage to shot putters?

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Investigating Epidemics

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

Simple models which help us to investigate how epidemics grow and die out.

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Journey to School

Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

How risky is your journey to school?

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Reaction Timer

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

This problem offers you two ways to test reactions - use them to investigate your ideas about speeds of reaction.

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Box Plot Match

Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Match the cumulative frequency curves with their corresponding box plots.

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Risk and Crime

Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Are you at risk of being a victim of crime? How does your perception of that risk compare with the facts and figures?

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What's the Weather Like?

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

With access to weather station data, what interesting questions can you investigate?

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What Does Random Look Like?

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Engage in a little mathematical detective work to see if you can spot the fakes.

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Understanding Hypotheses

Age 11 to 18

This article explores the process of making and testing hypotheses.

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Who's the Best?

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Which countries have the most naturally athletic populations?