Assignment 24154

University of Maryland University College

STAT200 – Assignment #2: Descriptive Statistics Analysis and Writeup

Identifying Information

Student (Full Name):

Class:

Instructor:

Date:

Remove all red-text instructions from this template prior to submission. Save the file as a word document or pdf with the title “Last Name, First Name – Assignment 2” (do not submit a rtf file).

Introduction:

Use the same scenario you submitted for the first assignment with modifications using your instructor’s feedback, if needed. Include Table 1: Variables Selected for the Analysis you used in Assignment #1 to show the variables you selected for analysis.

Table 1. Variables Selected for the Analysis

Variable Name in data set

Description

Type of Variable (Qualitative or Quantitative)

Variable 1: “Income”

Annual household income in USD.

Quantitative

Variable 2:

Variable 3:

Variable 4:

Variable 5:

Data Set Description and Method Used for Analysis:

Briefly describe the data set, using information provided in the data set file. Also describe what method(s) (i.e., TI Calculator, free web applets, Excel) you used to analyze the data.

Results:

Variable 1: Income

Numerical Summary.

Table 2. Descriptive Analysis for Variable 1

Variable

n

Measure(s) of Central Tendency

Measure(s) of Dispersion

Variable: Income

Median=

SD =

Graph and/or Table: Histogram of Income

(Place Histogram here)

Description of Findings.

Variable 2: (Fill in name of variable)

Numerical Summary.

Table 3. Descriptive Analysis for Variable 2

Variable

n

Measure(s) of Central Tendency

Measure(s) of Dispersion

Variable:

Graph and/or Table.

(Place Graph or Table Here)

Description of Findings.

Variable 3: (Fill in name of variable)

Numerical Summary.

Table 4. Descriptive Analysis for Variable 3

Variable

n

Measure(s) of Central Tendency

Measure(s) of Dispersion

Variable:

Graph and/or Table.

(Place Graph or Table Here)

Description of Findings.

Variable 4: (Fill in name of variable)

Numerical Summary.

Table 5. Descriptive Analysis for Variable 4

Variable

n

Measure(s) of Central Tendency

Measure(s) of Dispersion

Variable 4:

Graph and/or Table.

(Place Graph or Table Here)

Description of Findings.

Variable 5: (Fill in name of variable)

Numerical Summary.

Table 6. Descriptive Analysis for Variable 5

Variable

n

Measure(s) of Central Tendency

Measure(s) of Dispersion

Variable:

Graph and/or Table.

(Place Graph or Table Here)

Description of Findings.

Discussion and Conclusion.

Briefly discuss each variable in the same sequence as presented in the results. What has the highest expenditure? What variable has the lowest expenditure? If you were to recommend a place to save money, which expenditure would it be and why? Note: The section should be no more than 2 paragraphs.

STAT200: Assignment #2 – Descriptive Statistics Analysis Writeup – Template

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