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    Descriptive Statistics in Farming

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    These are the questions:
    1. Please give three examples of how descriptive statistics are used in a farming Industry or any Industry?
    2. Can you define 'descriptive statistics'
    3. Are these statistics misleading in any way?
    4. Could they be?
    5. Are there any improvements of which you can think?

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    1. Three examples could be: 1) The average number of eggs produced in a year, the proportion of female to male chicken produced, and 3) the standard deviation in the number of eggs produced in a year.

    2. Descriptive statistics can be defined as: Methods of organizing, summarizing, and presenting ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution defines descriptive statistics and explores how it could be misleading in the farming industry using real-life examples.