Talk:Lesson 3: Describing Quantitative Data: Shape, Center & Spread

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In the SPSS instructions dialog for creating a histogram, would it be better to show them

  • Graphs->Legacy Dialogs-> Histogram, or
  • Analyze->Descriptive Statistics-Explore (and then add the histogram under "Plots").

The later option introduces them to all the ideas they'll be using throughout the semester, and they then only need to learn one button. I showed my class this approach on day 3. - Ben Woodruff