Algebra II Module 4, Topic C, Lesson 12

Students Working Together

Student Outcomes

  • Students distinguish between observational studies, surveys and experiments.
  • Students explain why random selection is an important consideration in observational studies and surveys, and
  • why random assignment is an important consideration in experiments.
  • Students recognize when it is reasonable to generalize the results of an observational study or survey to some
  • larger population, and when it is reasonable to reach a cause-and-effect conclusion about the relationship
  • between two variables.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
S.IC.3 Recognize the purposes of and differences among sample surveys, experiments, and observational...

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