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> Stem-and-leaf Plots
Posted: Sep 9 2008, 07:13 PM

Has anyone thought of a clever way to create a truly random stem-and-leaf plot? I'm talking about one in which you don't know how many numbers will be on each row. Numbers from 60 to 99 would be fine.
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Posted: Jan 27 2010, 02:31 PM

The attached little bank may serve as a starting point for others to write dynamic stem-and-leaf plot questions. Without arrays, there appears to be no way to combine lists and reliably select values, so the work-around is cumbersome, at best. There are 4 dynamic questions. It would be easy to add more such as “How many students earned an ‘A’ or how many earned an ‘A’ or a ‘B’. By extending the definitions to include scores lower than 50, “How many students failed the test” etc.

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Posted: Jan 29 2010, 11:16 AM

I forgot to include the properly formatted data and a “Key” for the stem-and-leaf plots.

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