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Construction Function  Creating the Context: Conclusion 
Creating the Context Home What do we want to learn? What we already know What we're going to do Share our data See others' data Picturing the data What does the data mean? More questions Guided Research What do we want to learn? What we already know What we're going to do Share our data See others' data Picturing the data What does the data mean? More questions What do we do now? Student Research Publish View

Is the information we are getting from everyone giving us the same results? Look at one of your graphs.
Now look at all of the graphs you made.
For all of your graphs, does the same pillar shape have the tallest bar? The tallest bar doesn't have to be the same height in all the graphs. The tallest bar just has to be for the same shape in all of the graphs. In our example, all three graphs have the middle bar as the highest bar on the graph. If the same shape has the tallest bar in each of the graphs, this tells you that in each test the same shape of pillar always supports the most mass.

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