# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

Graphing Skills
Questions For Brain Stretcher Lessons
25
Education
09/14/2012

Term
 To find the ordered pair given only the data point . . .
Definition
 trace the horizontal and vertical lines back to each axis (x & y)
Term
 An even spacing of the numbers along the axis of a graph.
Definition
 Interval
Term
 [image] Looking at the table what are the two units?
Definition
 months & 0C
Term
 A word or symbol used in a data table that tells HOW the information was measured.
Definition
 unit
Term
 A word used in a data table to describe WHAT information is being collected...
Definition
 variable
Term
 [image] Identify the type of graph above
Definition
 Line Graph
Term
 The crossing of two lines when graphing
Definition
 intersection
Term
 The Independent Variable is also known as the  .....
Definition
 Manipulated Variable
Term
 Two pieces of data directly corresponding to one another...
Definition
 ordered pair
Term
 [image] Indentify the type of graph above.
Definition
 Multiple Line Graph
Term
 The place where the two data lines cross (or intersect)...
Definition
 data point
Term
 A specialized vocabulary used to describe things in a specific field of study.
Definition
 jargon
Term
 A picture of information in a data table.
Definition
 graph
Term
 finding the data point for an ordered pair...
Definition
 plotting
Term
 [image]   Which variable is the manipulative or independent variable?
Definition
 Time
Term
 [image]   What are the two variables?
Definition
 Time and Temperature
Term
 A way to organize data in columns so it is neat and readable...
Definition
 data table
Term
 Multiple line graphs are especially helpful when ________.
Definition
 comparing more than one set of data.
Term
 [image]   What is missing from the data table above?
Definition
 Title
Term
 [image]   Indentify the type of graph above
Definition
 Best Fit Graph
Term
 Which variable is always placed on the horizontal or "X" axis?
Definition
 Independent or Manipulated Variable
Term
 Best fit graphs are useful because  . . .
Definition
 it allows us to predict data that we did not collect.
Term
 Which variable is always placed on the Vertical or "Y" axis?
Definition
 Dependent or Responding Variable
Term
 The dependent Variable is also know as the ....
Definition
 Responding Variable
Term
 Best fit graphs allow scientists to...
Definition
 predict unplotted points on a graph. (allows us to predict data that we did not collect)
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