Referenced from lesson Visualizing the “Shape” of Data (Spring, 2021)

Describe two histograms made from columns of the animals dataset.

1 Make a histogram, showing the distribution of poundscolumn in your dataset for animals from the shelteryour subset, e.g., “fixed dogs from the shelter”.

2 Make another histogram, showing the distribution of column in your dataset for your subset, e.g., “fixed dogs from the shelter”.

3 How would you describe the shape of these histograms?

What do you NOTICE? What do you WONDER?











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