Learning Objectives

After the completion of this module, the student will be able to

    • read scatter plots and bar graphs
    • identify error bars on a graph
    • explain the role of a trendline
    • produce simple graphs in Excel

Knowledge and Skills

  • Concepts: mean, standard error, correlation, linear regression,

trendline, bar graph, scatter plot, line graph, error bar

  • Introduction to visualization
  • explain the role of a trendline
  • Introduction to graphing in Excel


  • None

Curricular Materials