Average Age of Olympic Athletes Over the Years
graph by Farida Samad-zada (@faridasamadzada) c/o Farshid Safi (@FarshidSafi), slow reveal by Jenna Laib (@JennaLaib)
(Slide deck includes notes and questions to elicit discourse)
Type of Graph: line graph
Source: Tweet by Farida Samad-zada (@faridasamadzada)
Zaccardi, Nick. “Olympic women’s gymnastics median age in 20s for first time in decades.” NBC Sports: July 14, 2021.
Potential Math Content: line graphs, measures of central tendency, statistics, measure of center, average/mean, convergence, law of large numbers
Potential Content Connections: sports, olympics, athletes