Chart how a key variable has changed over time
This exercise will help you practice identifying a complex situation from news items. it involves drawing how something has changed over time.
The following online news story describes a recent road security campaign on the Mediterranean island of Malta. Your task is to identify the key variable and draw how it has changed over a relevant time period.
Hint: you can follow the steps in the document entitled "Spotting complexity in the news" in the additional materials.
A possible solution is available for download in the references section.
Malta road Security Campaign: key variables
- Number of existing drivers.
- Education campaign (effect and reach).
- Growth in number of new drivers.
- Growth in number of motorcycle riders due to government's campaign.