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Funny graphs - from GraphJam

By Murray Bourne, 31 Jan 2011

GraphJam uses pie charts, histograms and Venn diagrams to give us some really funny insights into the human condition.

Here is a sampling of their more family-friendly graphs:

falling asleep


computer issues


taste like chicken


textbook coverage


people who find you on facebook




What GraphJam is doing in these graphs could be a great concept for a class project in statistics - to encourage students to be creative (almost always missing in math classes), have fun making others laugh, and learn something about expressing statistics in a visual way.

I'll feature some more of these graphs in a later article.

Disclaimer: GraphJam is not always a family-friendly site. With that in mind, here is their link: Graphjam.

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