Tally
table, tally marks (l) are used to record data.
Frequency
table, numbers are used instead of tally marks.

FREQUENCY
TABLE 
NUMBER
OF BANANAS EATEN 
Week 
Bananas
eaten
(Frequency) 
Total
number of bananas
(Cumulative Frequency) 

1 
6 
6 

2 
11 
17 
6
+ 11 = 17 
3 
15 
32 
17
+ 15 = 32 
4 
7 
39 
32
+ 7 = 39 

Frequency
column gives the number for each week.

Cumulative
frequency gives that day's number plus the sum of the
numbers from previous week.


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Remember:
Tally table uses tally marks in rows or columns.
Frequency table
uses numbers to show how often something happens.


