Exam Scores

Exam scores for students at a public school

Overview

This data set includes scores from three exams and a variety of personal, social, and economic factors that have interaction effects upon them.

Sample Data

Sample Output
genderrace/ethnicityparental level of educationlunchtest preparation coursemath scorereading scorewriting score
femalegroup Csome collegestandardnone737473
femalegroup Dassociate's degreefree/reducednone547077
femalegroup Bassociate's degreefree/reducednone758381
femalegroup Bhigh schoolstandardcompleted577973
malegroup Dhigh schoolstandardnone787267
malegroup Chigh schoolstandardcompleted747472
femalegroup Bassociate's degreestandardnone748383
femalegroup Cassociate's degreefree/reducednone627876
femalegroup Chigh schoolstandardnone304040
malegroup Bhigh schoolfree/reducedcompleted284739
...

Example Research Questions

  1. How effective is the test preparation course?
  2. Which major factors contribute to test outcomes?
  3. What would be the best way to improve student scores on each test?

What patterns and interactions in the data can you find? Let me know in the comments section below.

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Disclaimer

All data sets are fictional and should be used for educational purposes only.

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