# Descriptive Statistics and Interpretation

**Question description**

**Create** a Microsoft^{® }Excel^{®} spreadsheet with the two variables from your learning team's dataset.

**Analyze** the data with MegaStat^{®}, StatCrunch^{®}, Microsoft^{®} Excel^{®}or other statistical tool(s), include in your paper:

(a) Descriptive stats for each numeric variable (e.g., mean, median, mode, percentage, standard deviation, etc. as appropriate)

**Determine** the appropriate descriptive statistics.

(b) For significantly skewed data use the median and interquartile range.

** Use The Individual Methodology Findings Template **to complete the descriptive statistics.

**the**

Use

Use

**Descriptive Statistics and Interpretation Example**to develop an interpretation of the descriptive statistics.

**Format **your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

**Submit** both the spreadsheet and the completed Individual Methodology Findings Template.

qnt561_r7_descriptive_statistics_and_interpretation_example_week4.doc

qnt561_r7_individual_methodology_findings_template_week4.doc

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