GED CONNECTION

Program Details
Air Time: 
12/03/2013 - 6:00am - 6:29am
Program Title: 
DATA ANALYSIS
Program Service: 
TV
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/literacy/index.html
Long Description: 
This episode of GED connection focuses on Data Analysis. During the pr ogram the viewer learns how to read and interpret data on charts and g raphs and how to find averages. The GED test may require those taking it to interpret numeric information from graphs that use picture and s ymbols. A key or a legend is provided to find out what the symbols mea n. The types of graphs that are covered in this program are bar or col umn graphs and circle or pie graphs. Graphs are used to simplify infor mation and it is encouraged that understanding what the graph is repre senting is more important than what type of graph it is. This program also covers tables, which are used to organize data to help the user l ocate information easily. This program also covers mean, median, and m ode.