# SYM 506 FULL COURSE ASSIGNMENTS GCU NEW

**SYM 506 ****Week 1 **Chapter 1 and 2 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Buena School District Bus Data” file for this assignment.

- Chapter 1 – Problem 22
- Chapter 2 – Problem 53

For problems requiring computations, please ensure that your Excel file includes the associated cell computations and/or statistics output. This information is needed in order to receive full credit on these problems.

Submit output in one Excel file.

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**SYM 506 ****Week 2 **Chapters 3-5 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Buena School District Bus Data” and the “Century National Bank Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 3 – Problem 88
- Chapter 4 – Problem 25
- Chapter 4 – Problem 46
- Chapter 5 – Problem 94
- Chapter 4 Case A – Century National Bank

For problems requiring computations, please ensure that your Excel file includes the associated cell computations and/or statistics output. This information is needed in order to receive full credit on these problems.

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Century National Bank Data.xls

**SYM 506 ****Week 2 **Data Collection

**Details:**

For the statistics project you are completing in this course, you will need to select a relevant topic that will allow you to gather both qualitative and quantitative data. You may gather data from a group of your choice using a data collection instrument (survey or data mining) that you design. Using the results of that collection instrument, you will create a data set, analyze the data, and create a professional report showing the results of the data that you collected.For this assignment you will choose a topic and create a data collection instrument. When selecting a topic, remember you need to collect both quantitative and qualitative data. Data collection could be done in the form of a survey via a medium such as Survey Monkey or Facebook or through available workplace content such as sales orders. You will want to collect data from approximately 30 observations. This means you will want to survey at least 30 people or select data from 30 different sales orders.Submit the topic of the study, a rationale (one or two paragraphs) outlining the purpose of the study, and the data collection instrument you created as a Word document. Include relevant survey links if the data is being collected digitally.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

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**SYM 506 ****Week 3 **Chapter 6 and 7 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Baseball 2012 Data,” “Buena School District Bus Data,” and the “Century National Bank Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 6 – Problem 45
- Chapter 6 – Problem 71
- Chapter 7 – Problem 53
- Chapter 7 – Problem 55
- Chapter 7 – Problem 76
- Chapter 7 Case A – Century National Bank

For problems requiring computations, please ensure that your Excel file includes the associated cell computations and/or statistics output. This information is needed in order to receive full credit on these problems.

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Century National Bank Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Baseball 2012 Data.xlsx

**SYM 506 ****Week 3 **Creating a Data Set

**Details:**

Administer the data collection tool you created in the Topic 2 assignment. Using the data you collect, create an Excel table and complete the items below.

- Create two frequency tables based on two separate questions from your survey.
- Create a bar graph and a pie chart based on the data in the frequency tables.
- Determine the class intervals and create frequency distribution for each of the frequency tables.
- Create one frequency polygon of the data from the frequency distribution.

Create an individual Excel document for each of the required items.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

**SYM 506 ****Week 4 **Chapter 8 and 9 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Buena School District Bus Data” and the “Century National Bank Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 8 – Problem 44
- Chapter 8 – Problem 48
- Chapter 9 – Problem 56
- Chapter 9 – Problem 66
- Chapter 9 – Problem 71
- Chapter 9 Case A – Century National Bank

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Century National Bank Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls

**SYM 506 ****Week 4 **Descriptive Statistics

**Details:**

Conduct an analysis of your project data. Prepare the items below based on the data from two of the variables in the data collection instrument.

- Determine the mean, median, and mode for each of the variables.
- What is the variance for each set of data for each of the variables?
- What is the standard deviation for each of the variables?
- What is the probability that each event occurs in each of the two variables.

Create an individual Excel document for each of the required items. Be sure to show your work.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

**SYM 506 ****Week 5 **Chapter 10 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Baseball 2012 Data” and the “Buena School District Bus Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 10 – Problem 8
- Chapter 10 – Problem 13
- Chapter 10 – Problem 51
- Chapter 10 – Problem 52

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Baseball 2012 Data.xlsx

**SYM 506 ****Week 5 **Confidence Intervals

**Details:**

Create confidence intervals related to the interval and ratio-level data you collected.

- What is the best estimate of the population mean
- Develop a 95% confidence interval for the population mean. Develop a 90% confidence interval for the population mean. Develop a 98% confidence interval for the population mean.
- Interpret the confidence interval.

Create an individual Excel document for each of the required items.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

**SYM 506 ****Week 6 **Chapter 11 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Baseball 2012 Data,” “Buena School District Bus Data,” and the “Century National Bank Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 11 – Problem 14
- Chapter 11 – Problem 41
- Chapter 11 – Problem 48
- Chapter 11 – Problem 49
- Chapter 12 Case A – Century National Bank

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Baseball 2012 Data.xlsx SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Century National Bank Data.xls

**SYM 506 ****Week 7 **Chapter 13 and 14 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Baseball 2012 Data,” “Buena School District Bus Data,” and the “Century National Bank Data” files for this assignment.

- Chapter 13 – Problem 63
- Chapter 13 – Problem 64
- Chapter 14 – Problem 35
- Chapter 14 Case A – Century National Bank

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

SYM-506-RS-Century National Bank Data.xls SYM-506-RS-Baseball 2012 Data.xlsx SYM-506-RS-Buena School District Bus Data.xls

**SYM 506 ****Week 8 **Chapter 12 and 15 Practice Problems

**Details:**

Complete the problems below from the textbook. You will need to use the “Buena School District Bus Data” file for this assignment.

- Chapter 12 – Problem 51
- Chapter 15 – Problem 57
- Chapter 15 – Problem 64

Submit output in one Excel file.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.

**SYM 506 ****Week 8** Inferential Statistics Hypothesis Testing and Research Summary

**Details:**

Conduct an analysis and hypothesis test of your choice on the data you collected. Write a 250-500 word research summary of the findings generated in the assignments for Topics 2 through 5. The research summary should address the following.

- Explain what type of analysis and hypothesis test was conducted on the data collected.
- Summarize the survey results based on the results of the data you analyzed.
- Include the Excel analysis as part of the document.

APA format is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.

You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.