This assignment aims at Understand various qualitative and quantitative research methodologies and
techniques, and other general purposes are:
1. Explain how statistical techniques can solve business problems
2. Identify and evaluate valid statistical techniques in a given scenario to solve business problems
3. Explain and justify the results of a statistical analysis in the context of critical reasoning for a business
4. Apply statistical knowledge to summarize data graphically and statistically, either manually or via a
5. Justify and interpret statistical/analytical scenarios that best fits business solution
Assignment Structure should be as the following:
This is an applied assignment. Students have to show that they understand the principles and techniques
taught in this course. Therefore students are expected to show all the workings, and all problems must be
completed in the format taught in class, the lecture notes or prescribed text book. Any problems not done
in the prescribed format will not be marked, regardless of the ultimate correctness of the answer.
(Note: The questions and the necessary data are provided under “Assignment and Due date” in the
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? When answering questions, wherever required, you should copy/cut and paste the Excel output (e.g.,
plots, regression output etc.) to show your working/output.
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original submission is failed and/or you are asked to resubmit.
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communications due to failure in your submission.
All assignments submitted undergo plagiarism checking; if found to have cheated, all involving
submissions would receive a mark of zero for this assessment item.