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ISBN: 9781337399692
Chapter 2, Problem 49E
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Think of something from your everyday life about which you are curious. Design an experiment or set of measurements that might help satisfy your curiosity. What are the possible results? What would they show?

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

An experiment for determining the maximum temperature around the year, along with a graph based on it, is to be represented.

Concept Introduction:

Graphs are used to depict the change in one quantity per unit to another quantity, taken from the set of data. These are easy to analyze and provide a clear picture of the scenario.

In graphs, one of the quantities is plotted on the y-axis and is termed as dependent variable. The other quantity is plotted on the x-axis and is called independent variable. The change in the dependent variable is dependent on the change in the independent variable.

A graph can be used to calculate the various trends which occur in that quantity over a certain period of observations. For example, decrease or increase, average decrease or increase and percentage increase or decrease etc.

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MonthMaximum temperature (°F)January42.5February50March60April71May78June87

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