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This week we cover Chapter 2 â€œSolving Problems with Statistical Analysis Toolsâ€ where we will work with Manufacturing example (evaluating Quality Control Data to Perform a Cost-Benefit Analysis.â€

Use the Chapter # 2 â€“ Videos presentation to see the videos if you prefer.

We will cover Levels 1 and 2 only.

NOTE: Create a Word Document 3-Essay-Week3-YourName for all the essay parts.

The Assignment has three parts

Part A:

Read the Chapter Introduction and Case Scenario on page s 79-80. Read this page very carefully. It is important that you clearly understand what the Chapter material is all about â€“ otherwise you will just be putting numbers in cells.

Part B:

1. Study (LEARN) the material covered in Level 1 (pages 80-100) Use Statistical Functions to compare Data Values â€“ Understanding the fundamentals of Statistics. The CH02 Level 1 Figures.xlsx file in Lectures (Student Data Files Chapter Two) replicates all the Figures in this section so you can easily follow along with the textbook discussions.

2. PRACTICE what you learned by completing the Steps to Success: Level 1 exercise starting on page 101. The starting workbook: Binding1.xlxs needs to be downloaded from Lectures – (Student Data Files Chapter 2).

The result file Name should be 3-1-QC Binding Data Analysis 1.xlsx

POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR REVIEW AND GRADING (20 POINTS)

3. APPLY what you have learned to a new business marketing situation by completing the Level 1 Case Problem (Analyzing Sales for CrÃ¨mes Ice Cream) on page 147 of your textbook. The starting workbook Creme.xlxs needs to be downloaded from Lectures – (Student Data Files Chapter 2).

The result file Name should be 3-2-Creme Current Sales Analysis.xlsx

POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR REVIEW AND GRADING (20 POINTS)

4. Write a short essay on what you learned in Level 1 and how you could apply this to other business situations. POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR REVIEW AND GRADING (10 POINTS)

Part C:

1. Study (LEARN) the material covered in Level 2: Organizing and Evaluating Different Data Groupings on pages 102 to 121. The CH02 Level 2 Figures.xlsx file in Lectures (Student Data Files Chapter Three) replicates all of the Figures in this section so you can easily follow along with the textbook discussions.

2. PRACTICE what you learned part by completing the Steps to Success: Level 2 exercise starting on page 121. The starting workbook: Binding2.xlxs needs to be downloaded from Lectures – (Student Data Files Chapter 2).

The result file Name should be 3-3-QC Binding Data Analysis 2.xlsx

POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR REVIEW AND GRADING (20 POINTS)

3. APPLY what you have learned to a new business marketing situation by completing the Level 2 Case Problem (Analyzing Demographic Data for La Rosa Restaurant) on page 149 of your textbook.

The starting workbook LaRosa.xlsx needs to be downloaded from Lectures – (Student Data Files Chapter 2).

The result file Name should be 3-4- La Rosa Demographic Analysis.xlsx

POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR REVIEW AND GRADING (20 POINTS)

4. Write a short essay on what you learned in Level 2 and how you could apply this to other business situations. POST A COPY OF YOUR WORK TO BLACKBOARD FOR RVIEW AND GRADING (10 POINTS)

A Power Point review of Chapter 2 is posted in Lectures

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The solution files that you need to attach are:

3-1-QC Binding Data Analysis 1.xlsx

3-2-Creme Current Sales Analysis.xlsx

3-3-QC Binding Data Analysis 2.xlsx

3-4- La Rosa Demographic Analysis.xlsx

3-Essay-Week3-YourName.docx (With the short essays on what you learned in each Level)