Yr 11 Mathematics Statistical Applications – Distance of Distraction


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Mathematics Essential

Practical Application

Distance of Distraction

Year 11 Unit 2


Brief Description:

This statistical application allows students to demonstrate their understanding, problem solving and reasoning in the context of how distracted drivers become a danger to the roads. Students will need to use the statistical investigation process throughout this assessment.*


Syllabus Dot Points:

2.1.1     identify examples of categorical data

2.1.2     identify examples of numerical data

2.1.3     display categorical data in tables and column graphs

2.1.4     display numerical data as frequency distributions, dot plots, stem and leaf plots and histograms

2.1.5     recognise and identify outliers

2.1.6     compare the suitability of different methods of data presentation in real-world contexts

2.1.7     identify the mode and calculate other measures of central tendency, the arithmetic mean and the median, using technology when appropriate