Grade 7 Mathematics Module 5, Topic C, Overview

Studying for Test

In Topics C and D, students focus on using random sampling to draw informal inferences about a population (7.SP.A.1, 7.SP.A.2).  In Topic C, they investigate sampling from a population (7.SP.A.2).  They learn to estimate a population mean using numerical data from a random sample (7.SP.A.2).  They also learn how to estimate a population proportion using categorical data from a random sample.  

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
7.SP.1 Understand that statistics can be used to gain information about a population by examining a sample...
7.SP.2 Use data from a random sample to draw inferences about a population with an unknown characteristic...

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