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Utilizing Numbers in Reading and Writing about Socially-Conscious Literature part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This activity introduces the students to the usefulness of quantitative material in studying and writing about socially-conscious literature.

Subject: English
New Pedagogic Methods: Writing: Communication Skills:Writing, Communication Skills, Quantitative Reasoning, Communication Skills:Writing:Quantitative Writing

Counting Grizzly Bears: An Exercise in Historical Reasoning part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This assignment engages students in an environmental history class in the use of quantitative data, and raises questions about the nature and meaning of that data, and how it might be utilized.

Subject: History, Environmental Science
New Pedagogic Methods: Writing: Quantitative Reasoning, Communication Skills:Writing:Quantitative Writing, Communication Skills:Writing, Communication Skills

Comparison of GDP and the Human Development Index (HDI). part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This assignment exposes students to data on economic growth anddevelopment as commonly measured by per capita GDP and the HumanDevelopment Index (HDI) for 100 countries of the world. There is a bigdebate about how good an indicator HDI is compared to GDP per capita asa measure of development.

Subject: Economics
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Quantitative Review of an Article part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
Students will read an academic article critically and write a review of the article.

Subject: Political Science
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Writing about Numbers We Should Know part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This opening assignment for an introductory quantitative reasoning course asks students to write about "Numbers We Should Know." Its goal is to help students begin to think quantitatively, evaluate the sources of quantitative information critically, and write using numbers precisely and thoughtfully.

Subject: Economics, Psychology, Mathematics
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Exploring Economic Inequality with Data part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This set of assignments exposes students to data which can be used to analyze economic inequality in international and historical context. Then students are asked to generate a thesis-driven argument drawing supporting evidence from one or more of the data sources.

Subject: Economics
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Goldenrod Gall Flies: Writing a Lab Report in the Form of a Scientific Paper part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
Students collect protein electrophoresis data comparing goldenrod gall flies, analyze class data, and write a lab report in the format of a scientific paper.

Subject: Biology
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An exploration of spring systems: Asking and answering quantitative questions part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
Laboratory activity on springs and simple harmonic motion that encourages creative development of experiments and clear presentation of quantitative results in the form of a memo.

Subject: Physics
New Pedagogic Methods: Writing: Quantitative Reasoning, Communication Skills:Writing, Writing:Quantitative Writing, Communication Skills

Creating and Reading Two-Way Tables - Pendulum and Sobriety Testing part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This activity involves students actively to create and understand two-way tables.

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Measuring Wellbeing across Racial Groups using Data and Statistics part of Teaching Resources:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This set of assignments exposes students to statistics and data pertaining to economic wellbeing over time across racial (black-white)categories in the U.S.

Subject: Economics
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