# Does education pay? Word Search

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achieve
aspire
benefit
certificate
earn
economist
education
english
estimate
incentive
learn
lucrative
mathematics
mean
median
modal
mode
potential
qualification
range
science
stem
technology
value

## Statistics Words Word Search

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cumulative frequency
event
expected value
frequency histogram
frequency polygon
interquartile range
median
midpoint
mode
outlier
parameter
qualitative data
quantitative data
random variable
range
sample
sample space
statistic
statistics
weighted mean

## Mean, Median, Mode, and Range Crossword

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Find the mean for 3, 9, 5, 4, 9 six
Find the mode for 8, 4, 1, 7, 1 one
Find the mode for 7, 6, 3, 9, 3 three
Find the range for 7, 10, 8, 1, 1 nine
Find the range for 8, 9, 5, 3, 2 seven
Find the median for 2, 6, 7, 8, 2 six
Find the range for 10, 7, 5, 6, 6 five
Find the median for 10, 3, 3, 3, 2 three
Find the range for 1, 4, 7, 1, 4 six
Find the median for 3, 6, 1, 4, 8 four
Find the range for 3, 2, 8, 9, 8 seven
Find the mode for 7, 7, 2, 9, 6 seven
Find the median for 6, 10, 10, 10, 3 ten
Find the mode for 1, 9, 8, 3, 8 eight
Find the mean for 10, 5, 2, 8, 5 six
Find the mean for 9, 4, 1, 1, 5 four
Find the mode for 7, 9, 7, 5, 7 seven
Find the mean for 2, 6, 1, 7, 4 four

## mean median and mode Crossword

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Description

add and divide to find the _______ mean
the middle number of a set of numbers median
the difference between the largest and smallest number of a set of data range
the number that occurs most often mode
facts and statistics collected together data
the rate at which something occurs frequency
the ______ sibling gets no love middle
the mean and median are also known as __________________ measure of center
a example of a way to use range measure of spread variation
the answer to a division problem quotient
the answer to a subtraction problem difference
mean = average
greatest in amount most
to give to each distribution
to happen or take place occurs
relative worth value
when you have two numbers as a median central value
a list or note that explains the meaning of a symbol key

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divide
mean
median
middle
mode
most
order
range
subtract

## Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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Description

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

## Mean, Median, Mode, and Range Crossword

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the number at the center of the data when ordered from least to greatest median
____ plot that displays data and shows how the data sets are distributed box
this is the number or numbers that occur most often mode
a type of bar graph used to display numerical data that have been organized into equal intervals histograms
the difference between the largest and smallest numbers in a set range
upper ____ is the median of the upper half of the data quartile
____ range is the difference of the upper quartile and the lower quartile interquartile
the quotient of a set of numbers when the sum of the numbers in the set is divided by the number of addends mean
____ value is the smallest number in the data set least
____ quartile is the median of the lower half of the data lower
____ of spread describes the spread of data (range and IQR) measure
____ value is the largest number in the data set greatest
____ shape are irregular and crooked and don't match up perfectly asymmetric
____ shape, when graphed, a vertical line drawn at the center will form mirror images, with the left half of the graph being the mirror image of the right. symmetric
dot ____ is a visual display that shows each piece of data represented by a dot plot
a data value that are either much greater or much less than the median value outliers
a pictorial symbol for a word or phrase used in charts or graphs pictograph
mean is also known as ____ average
mode is also known as ____ most
median is also known as ____ middle

## Unit 2: Measurement and Mass Crossword

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the amount of matter in an object mass
the amount of space that matter occupies volume
the basic unit when measuring mass gram
the basic unit when measuring volume liter
the basic unit when measuring length meter
the prefix that means 1/100 or one hundredth centi
the mass per unit volume of a substance density
how close a group of measurements are to each other precision
how close a group of measurements are to the true or accepted value accuracy
data that does not fit with the rest of the data set anomalousdata
the tool used to measure volume graduatedcylinder
the tool used to measure mass: triple beam ________________. balance
the average of a data set mean
the middle number in a data set median
the number used most often in a data set mode
the difference between the greatest and least value in a data set range
a measure of the force of gravity acting on an object weight
an approximation based on a reasonable assumption estimate

## Statistics Vocabulary Word Search

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range
quartile
qualitative data
probability sampling
positive correlation
population
permutation
outlier
ordinal data
nominal data
negative correlation
mode
median
mean
lsrl
interval data
interpolation
inferential data
histogram
frequency
extrapolation
explanatory variable
descriptive data
correlation coefficient
correlation
combination
circle graph
boxandwhiskerplot
bar graph

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Honest
Position
Volunteer
Employer
Supervised
Format
Represented
Recommended
Planned
Functional
Combination
Chronological
Maintained
Qualifications
Influenced
First Impression
Implemented
Interview
Guidelines
Generated
Education
Certifications
Distinguished
Experience
Coordinated
Documents
Achievement
Career
Accomplished

## Probability and Statistics Terms Crossword

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A set of information data
the range of numbers that includes the largest and smallest values scale
the difference between the largest and smallest values range
the scale divided into equal, non-overlapping parts intervals
a graphical representation of data on a number line line plot
data that is unbroken and numerical continuous
a graph depicting bars that represent non-continuous data bar graph
a bar graph representing continuous data; bars touch histogram
the middle data point when the data are in order median
the sum of the data divided by the number of data mean
the data that occurs most mode
the ratio of the number of successful outcomes to the number of possible outcomes probability
the set of all possible outcomes sample space
the result of a probability experiment outcome
when the result of the first event does not affect the result of the second event independent events
when the result of the first event does affect the result of the second event dependent events