Essay Question Math


. Statistics are often used in misleading ways. Using the internet, find an example of a statistic that you feel is misleading. Write an essay below where you state what the statistic is, what it is supposed to be measuring or representing, and why you think it is misleading. Is there a way to improve the statistic so that it is no longer misleading? Suggest some plausible ideas for improvement.




Requirements for essay


  • You must clearly state your position with well-structured paragraphs using proper grammar, spelling, and sentence structure.

  • This is not an “opinion” question – you must offer evidence to support your position, using properly cited sources.

  • Your answer must be between ¾-1 page in length.

  • You must cite and reference at least one source (book, website, periodical) using APA format. The required website counts as one source.