Go Further DATA ANALYSIS LAB: How can graphs help us interpret data? The table shows the number of risk factors for metabolic syndrome college linemen exhibited. The more factors a player exhibited, the greater the chance they had metabolic syndrome. Data and Observations The data are separated into players that play at a college identified as Division I, II, or III, according to the NCAA. Number of Risk Factors for Metabolic Syndrome Number of Risk Division Factors I II 0 0 1 1 3 5 2 10 6 3 7 8 4 2 6 5 0 1 Total III 0 5 6 10 0 0 1 13 22 25 8 1 *Data obtained from: Buell, Jackie L., et al. 2008. Presence of Metabolic Syndrome in Football Linemen. Journal of Athletic Training 43(6):608-616 Analyze and Interpret Data Copyright © McGraw-Hill Education 1. Identify which division had the largest sample size. 2. Claim Which division had the largest percentage of participants with three or more risk factors? 3. Evidence Construct a line graph that shows the number of risk factors and the number of athletes that possess these risk factors. 4. Reasoning If you were a doctor treating these athletes, what would your advice to Copyright © McGraw-Hill Education them be?