# Unit 3: Descriptive Statistics

MA 320-8D: Statistics Unit 3: Descriptive Statistics

In this assignment, you will be required to calculate descriptive statistics for each numeric variable in the Heart Rate Dataset

Steps

- Open the Heart Rate Dataset in Excel
- Sort the quantitative variables by class (e.g., Male at-rest heart rate and Female at-rest heart rate)
- Use the Data Analysis tools of Excel to calculate each of the following statistics:
- Mean of each quantitative variable
- Sample variance of each quantitative variable
- Sample standard deviation of each quantitative variable
- Create a table in Excel that summarizes the statistics for each variable.
- Transfer your summary results to Word, and briefly explain your calculated results.

Additional Instructions:

Your assignment should be typed into a Word or other word processing document, formatted in APA style. The assignments must include

- Running head
- A title page with
- Assignment name
- Your name
- Professor’s name
- Course

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Date Due:

Thursday, November 15, 2018