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Median Birth Years

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Introduction

Work with your team to determine the median birth year of one of the three generations being used. Recall that the median is the middle value in a distribution, above and below which lie an equal number of values.


Team 1

Team 2

Team 3

Present
Generation

Parents’
Generation

Grandparents’
Generation

Birth year:

Birth year:

Birth year:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Median year:

Median year:

Median year:

 

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