Introduction to Texas Hurricanes
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- Accurately graph a data set.
- Deduce correlations between variables in the data set.
- Use the graphs and deduced correlations to answer questions.
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Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity, Lab Activity
Special Interest: Quantitative, Hazards
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14):Introductory Level, High School (9-12)
Quantitative Skills: Graphs
Ready for Use: Ready to Use
Earth System Topics: Human Dimensions:Natural Hazards, Atmosphere:Weather, Atmosphere
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Teaching Environments:Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Atmospheric Science, Teach the Earth:Incorporating Societal Issues:Hazards, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Weather