Explication 2: Cause and Effect

Using data to understand the world we live in.

How did the world’s population get so large, so fast?

Why “only” 10,000,000,000 people?

Big Ideas meet Big Data

Here’s GapMinder World.

Hans Roslin’s Ted Talk Dataset vs Mindset


    1. Subject Matter: What was this talk about?
    2. Main Idea: What were Hans Roslin’s main points?
    3. Supporting Details: What evidence did he present?
    4. Your Evaluation: Are the ideas in the presentation important/correct? Why or why not?
    5. Your Evaluation 2: What made the presentation effective ( or not)?
    6. Your Questions: What questions do you have about this subject matter?


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