## Project 3: Gapminder

www.bit.ly/TuY9yO

**Step 1:**Brainstorm a list the criteria that a More Developed Country (MDC) would have and a Less Developed Country (LDC) would not have.**Step 2:**Select three countries from three different stages in Rostow's Model for Development that you would like to study.**Step 3:**To get a preview of what you can do with Gapminder, watch this video from founder Hans Rosling:**Step 4:**Select two of the criteria listed above, and determine which should be the independent variable and which should be the

dependent variable. Then, create a graph on

__Gapminder__which highlights these variables and countries over time.

**Step 5:**Create your Project 3 page, on which you should:

*Include a screenshot of your graph, using the snipping tool**Include a link to your graph. (Press "Share graph" in the upper right corner for the link)**Explain Rostow’s Model for Development and the Human Development Index.**Explain how you created the graph and the criteria you selected.**Analyze the graph from the perspective of Rostow's Model. Do these countries follow his model?*