# Resources tagged with: Interpreting data

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

### 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.

### Investigating Epidemics

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

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

### Do You Brush Your Teeth Every Day?

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

How can we find out answers to questions like this if people often lie?

### Tree Tops

##### Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Can you make sense of information about trees in order to maximise the profits of a forestry company?

### 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?

### 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.

### What's the Weather Like?

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

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

### 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?

### Estimating Time

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

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

### A Population Survey

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

A geographical survey: answer the tiny questionnaire and then analyse all the collected responses...

### One Variable, Two Variable, Three Variable, More

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Displaying one-variable and two-variable data can be straightforward; what about three or more?

### Where Are You Flying?

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Where do people fly to from London? What is good and bad about these representations?

### Box Plot Match

##### Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

Match the cumulative frequency curves with their corresponding box plots.

### 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?

### 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?

### Statistics - Maths of Real Life

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

This pilot collection of resources is designed to introduce key statistical ideas and help students to deepen their understanding.

### Olympic Records

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

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

### Data Matching

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Use your skill and judgement to match the sets of random data.

### Avalanche!

##### Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Investigate how avalanches occur and how they can be controlled

### Calendar Capers

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

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

### Who's the Best?

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Which countries have the most naturally athletic populations?

### Winning Team

##### Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Nine cross country runners compete in a team competition in which there are three matches. If you were a judge how would you decide who would win?

### Journey to School

##### Age 11 to 16 Challenge Level:

How risky is your journey to school?

### 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?

### 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.

### David and Goliath

##### Age 14 to 18 Challenge Level:

Does weight confer an advantage to shot putters?