Become a data master!

In this lesson, we will discover how to use functions to analyse data in a spreadsheet. As well as learning how to automatically create charts from data. We will be introduced to four functions: SUM, MAX, MIN, and COUNTA.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the meaning of a formula?

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Q2.What is Data?

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Q3.What is the difference between data and information?

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Q4.Which one of these is an example of a primary source?

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Q5.What is a secondary source?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the meaning of a formula?

1/5

Q2.What is Data?

2/5

Q3.What is the difference between data and information?

3/5

Q4.Which one of these is an example of a primary source?

4/5

Q5.What is a secondary source?

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Becoming a Data Master

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.Which of these is used to visualise information as a picture?

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Q2.Which of these would you use to add up a range of numbers?

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Q3.You use the MAX function to find:

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Q4.What function would you use to find the smallest value?

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Q5.What does the COUNTA function tell you?

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Q6.Which one of these can data be analysed by?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Becoming a Data Master

This quiz is to assess your learning during this lesson.

Q1.Which of these is used to visualise information as a picture?

1/6

Q2.Which of these would you use to add up a range of numbers?

2/6

Q3.You use the MAX function to find:

3/6

Q4.What function would you use to find the smallest value?

4/6

Q5.What does the COUNTA function tell you?

5/6

Q6.Which one of these can data be analysed by?

6/6

Lesson summary: Become a data master!

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