Vocabulary
scatter plot
TEKS 8(1)(D), 8(1)(E), 8(11)(A)
Scuba divers wear wet suits to maintain a comfortable body temperature as they dive. The table shows the temperature of the water and the thickness of a comfortable wet suit.
There are five steps to constructing a scatter plot of the data.
Step 1 Draw a coordinate grid. All of the data are positive, so you can just use the first quadrant of the coordinate plane.
Step 2 Assign labels to the axes.