Evaluate Heart Health in your class or family

1. Measure the pulse of each person in the group, class or family. (How to measure a pulse)

 

2. Chart/graph the results using a spreadsheet.

 

Resources:

Math Dude offers a helpful video on Mean.

Countdown Math offers several videos on Mode, Mean & Median.

3. Identify the mean, median and mode. What are your findings?

4. What issues/activities impact heart health? (Research may be required.)

5. What changes should the individuals make to improve the group's heart health?

 

6. What role should government play in the changes?

 

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developed by Cynthia J. O'Hora Released to public domain and Posted 12/2007

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