Girls excel Is it true that girls perform better than boys in the study of languages and so-called soft sciences? Here are several Advanced Placement subjects and the percent of examinations taken by female candidates in 2007: English Language/Composition, 63%; French Language, 70%; Spanish Language, 64%; and Psychology, 65%.4 (a) Explain clearly why we cannot use a pie chart to display these data, even if we know the percent of exams taken by girls for every subject. (b) Make a bar graph of the data. Order the bars from tallest to shortest; this will make comparisons easier. (c) Do these data answer the question about whether girls perform better in these subject areas? Why or why not?
Spanish IV Notes—Capítulo 14a Vocab 1: En el hospital: El estornudo—sneeze El corazón—heart La fractura—fracture El esqueleto—skeleton La presión baja/alta—low/high blood pressure El hígado—liver La tos—cough El hueso—bone El intestino—intestine Algunas enfermedades: El cancer--cancer El órgano vital—vital organ El catarro—cold El/la paciente—patient La diabetes—diabetes Los primeros auxilios—first aid El pulmón—lung La grip