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variety of topics which could include data on rwsources school graduation rates, stock prices, or political polling data. Each opposing team will then make their presentation to the entire class and students will have reosurces opportunity to question their opponents pronouns primary resources to the validity of the techniques used to analyze their data sets. A great example of data which may be used for the final project can be found on the web site from the Center for Disease Control. The site even provides the capability to create comparison tables of two states to compare these statistics. Another possible dataset to use for this comparison is state by state PSAT data, which is also readily available on-line.