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# Descriptive Statistics

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I am doing a paper on Descriptive Statistics and its on Baseball players salaries.

Can you tell me what these means:

1.Calculate the measures of central tendency and dispersion. (can you simplify this for me and give me an example) it will help me to stay on the right track.

2. Display your descriptive statistical data using graphic and tabular techniques.

3. Explain the data in terms of your display

Can you define Central tendency

THANK YOU!!

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Hello

Please see the attached files. Word file contains some of the basic concepts in statistics. I tried to be as elaborate as possible. These are all general concept with a specific example (stores and sales). We will refer to salaries of baseball ...

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Word file contains some of the basic concepts in statistics.

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## Statistics - Descriptive Statistics (Analysis of Variance)

Car Fuel Consumption:

The following table lists highway fuel consumption amounts (in mi/gal) from data Set 22 in Appendix C. Assume that fuel consumption amounts are not affected by an interaction between the type of transmission (manual or automatic) and the number of cylinders. Are fuel consumption amounts affected by the type of transmission? Are fuel consumption amounts affected by the number of cylinders? (Please see the attached file)

Age
under 20 20-40yrs Over 40
Male 96 64 68 60 64 88 72 64 68 72 60 88
Female 76 64 76 68 72 88 72 68 60 68 72 64

Cylinders
4 Cyliners 6 Cylinders 8 Cylinders
Manual 33 30 28
Automatic 31 27 24

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