# Statistical Characteristics

Learn and practice describing data with mean, median, and mode with interactive resources from GeoGebra.

## Middle School

GRADES 6-8

### Data, Data Distribution, and Central Tendency

Describe data using or selecting the appropriate measure of central tendency; choose a measure of central tendency based on the shape of the data distribution.

### Effect of Outliers on Mean, Median, and Range of Data Sets

Identify outliers and determine their effect on the mean, median, and range of a set of data.

### Mean Absolute Deviation (MAD) of Data Sets

Determine the mean absolute deviation (MAD) for one or more sets of data. Describe the meaning of MAD for given data sets.

### Mode of Data Sets

Describe data using the mode.

### Related Topics

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