Name: _________________________________ Period: ________ Date: ____________ Accuracy vs. Precision Activity! In this activity you will be observing the difference between accuracy and precision by tossing a clay ball at a target. You will record below where each ball landed and how many points you received. Reminder: Outside square – 1 point Inside square – 2 points On “X” – 3 points Black dot – 5 points Anywhere else – 0 points On the back: Example: Place a “dot” where each of your throws landed Then answer the questions on the back aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa Is this an example of accuracy or precision? Teammate Name Throw Throw Throw Throw Throw 1 2 3 4 5 Total Points Team Total: Questions 1. How many points did you score? ______ 2. Were your throws ACCURATE, PRECISE, or BOTH (circle one) 3. Explain how you got your answer for #2 4. Would you want your surgeon to be accurate, precise, or both? Why? Graphing Practice! Create a bar graph using your team’s data!