Name:    Try It Out -- Chapter 3, Lesson 6

Numeric Response

Sara counted the butterflies in her garden over the period of a week.

 Section Butterfly Number of Butterflies 1 Monarch 9 2 Tiger Swallowtail 7 3 Common Wood Nymph 4 4 Silvery Blue 1

1.

If this data were displayed in a circle graph, which section would be the largest?

2.

If this data were displayed in a circle graph, which section would be the smallest?

3.

What is the total number of butterflies seen in the garden over a period of a week?

4.

What is the range of data?

5.

If there were double the number of monarch butterflies, how many monarch butterflies would there be in total?

6.

What is the range of data after the number of monarch butterflies are doubled?

Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.

7.

To graph this data on a bar graph, which scale would be the most appropriate?
 a. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 … b. 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 … c. 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 …

8.

If the butterfly data were shown on one circle graph and the butterfly data with double the number of monarch butterflies were shown on a second circle graph, the monarch section of the second graph would be __________.
 a. larger b. smaller c. the same

9.

On the second graph, the swallowtail section would be ______ than the first graph.
 a. larger b. smaller c. the same