AGES OF ACTORS AND ACTRESSES WHEN THEY

RECEIVED AN ACADEMY AWARD (1928-1988)

ACTORS:

44 38 46 53 35 47 34 33 49 41 37 38 34 32 40 43 48 43 40 49 56 41 38 38 52 51 35 30 38 41 43 49 35 47 31 46 38 58 41 44 42 48 62 43 40 48 48 56 38 60 32 40 42 37 76 39 55 45 35 61 33 51

ACTRESSES:

22 36 26 62 32 26 29 27 24 25 30 26 29 24 34 24 29 41 30 34 34 33 28 38 45 24 26 48 41 27 40 38 28 27 31 37 30 24 34 60 61 26 35 34 34 28 37 42 41 35 31 41 33 30 74 33 49 38 61 21 41 26
(World Almanac and Book of Facts (1989).

AGES OF U.S. PRESIDENTS AT THEIR DEATH

WASHINGTON

67

FILMORE

74

ROOSEVELT

60

ADAMS

90

PIERCE

64

TAFT

72

JEFFERSON

83

BUCHANAN

77

WILSON

67

MADISON

85

LINCOLN

56

HARDING

57

MONROW

73

JOHNSON

66

COOLIDGE

60

ADAMS

80

GRANT

63

HOOVER

90

JACKSON

78

HAYES

70

ROOSEVELT

63

VAN BUREN

79

GARFIELD

49

TRUMAN

88

HARRISON

68

ARTHUR

57

EISENHOWER

78

TYLER

71

CLEVELAND

71

KENNEDY

46

POLK

53

HARRISON

67

JOHNSON

64

TAYLOR

65

McKINLEY

58

1. Draw a stem and leaf plot for the ages of presidents at their death.

a. How many presidents died in their forties or fifties?

b. Label the four presidents who were assassinated.

c. What is the shape of this distribution?

d. Draw a box plot from the data.

e. Write a one paragraph description of the information shown in the stem and leaf plot, including information about the presidents who were assassinated.

2. Draw a back to back stem and leaf plot for the ages of actors and actresses when receiving an academy award.

a. Draw 2 box plots from the data. Draw both plots on one axis.

b. Write a one paragraph description about the information. Include at least three facts and one inference or conclusion you can make from reviewing the graphs.

 

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