Grading Rubric Mathematical / Quantitative Models


Definition

The ability to understand the assumptions behind mathematical models, and the implications that those assumptions have for the validity and scope of conclusions that are drawn.

Rubric

Topic Proficient Adequate Deficient
Mathematical / Quantitative Models Can analyze a real world example sufficiently to conceptualize a simulation of the system, which is complex enough to give meaningful results, but simple enough to be understandable. Can simplify complex models to obtain approximate results and understand the limitations imposed by that approximation. Can recognize and appreciate meaningful  use of models to understand the world at large.

Other rubrics

Below are links to the grading rubrics for the other Quantitaatie Literacy critical areas.