Objectives of this assignment
To provide students with the opportunity to:
• combine statistical analysis and report writing skills to prepare a concise, non-technical business report,
• draw a random sample to complete statistical analysis,
• develop and enhance computing skills, specifically the use of the built-in functions in MS Excel and MS Word,
• apply statistical techniques to a data set, and
• reinforce taught concepts including descriptive statistics, sampling and estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression.