What a Difference a Year Makes!
I selected 14 turtles from 2009 Hatchling data and 2010 Hatchling data to analyze their weights at the beginning of December. You can click on the table to make it larger.
For Thursday, please analyze the data and answer the following questions. Make sure you use answer in complete sentences and that you LABEL your answers and use grams in your response.
a. What is the range of the 2009 hatchlings’ weights in December?
b. What is the range of the 2010 hatchlings’ weights in December?
c. What is the median weight for the 2009 hatchlings?
d. What is the median weight for the 2010 hatchlings?
e. How do Yertle and Bowser compare to the sample of the 2010 hatchlings?
f. How do Yertle and Bowser compare to the 2009 December hatchling weights?
g. Why do you think there is a difference between the 2009 and 2010 December hatchling weights?