QRB 501(Quantitative Reasoning for Business) All Week 1- 6 – Individual and Team Assignment and DQs

WEEK 1

Week 1 Individual Assignment – Order of Operations and Dependent and Independent Variables

Individual Assignment: Order of Operations and Dependent and Independent Variables. Complete in one file please and title each response with the text, the chapter, and the question. This format applies to all assignments in subsequent weeks.

Complete the following order of operations questions:

o McConnell & Brue text

¢ Ch. 7, study question 12

¢ Ch. 8, study questions 2 and 11

¢ Ch. 20, study question 2

¢ Ch. 22, study question 7

o Marshall, McManus, & Viele text

¢ Ch. 3, exercise E3.6

¢ Complete the following dependent and independent variables question from the Horngren text:

o Ch. 2, question 2B2

WEEK 2

Week 2 Individual Assignment – Levels of Measurement, Simultaneous Equations, and Time Series

Individual Assignment: Levels of Measurement, Simultaneous Equations, and Time Series. Complete in one file please and title each response with the text, the chapter, and the question.

Individual Assignment: Levels of Measurement, Simultaneous Equations, and Time Series

¢ Complete the following levels of measurement question from the Lind, Marchal, & Wathen text:

o Ch. 1, exercise 18

¢ Complete the following simultaneous equations question from the Horngren text:

o Ch. 3, problem 3-41

¢ Complete the following time series question from the Marshall, McManus, & Viele text:

o Ch. 3, case C3.18

WEEK 3

Week 3 Team Assignment – Histogram and Bivariate Plots, Value of a Slope, and Linear Regression Analysis

Learning Team Assignment: Histogram and Bivariate Plots, Value of a Slope, and Linear Regression Analysis

Complete the following histogram and bivariate plots questions:

o Sevilla & Somers text

¢ Activity 1.3, using the appropriate data sets from Topic 1 located at the following Web link: ¢ Activity 2.2

o McConnell & Brue text

¢ Ch. 3, study question 7b (skip questions a and c)

o Horngren text

¢ Ch. 3, problem 3-53, questions 1, 2, & 4 (skip question 3)

¢ Complete the following value of a slope questions from the Horngren text:

o Ch. 3, exercise 3-41 and answer this question: what is the slope?

¢ Complete the following linear regression analysis questions from the Sevilla & Somers text, using the appropriate data sets from Topic 6 located at the following Web link:

o Activity 6.2, all questions excluding 1.b) and 1.c)

WEEK 4

Week 4 Individual Assignment – Exponential and Reciprocal Functions

Complete the following time value of money questions:

Marshall, McManus, & Viele text

Ch. 6, problem P6-26 a, b, c, and d only

Sevilla & Somers text

Topic 6, exploration 8b

Complete the following compounding questions from the McConnell & Brue text:

Ch. 8, study questions 1 and 2

WEEK 5

Week 5 Individual Assignment – Frequency Distribution, Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion, Quality Control, and Normal Distribution

Individual Assignment: Frequency Distribution, Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion, Quality Control, and Normal Distribution

Complete in one file please and title each response with the text, the chapter, and the question.

Complete the following frequency distribution questions:

o Sevilla & Somers text

¢ Activity 18.1

o Lind, Marchal, & Wathen text

¢ Ch. 2, exercise 11 (a and c only)

¢ Complete the following central tendency and dispersion questions:

o Lind, Marchal, & Wathen text

¢ Ch. 3, exercise 85

o Sevilla & Somers text

¢ Activity 17.1(1 only)

¢ Complete the following quality control questions from the Lind, Marchal, & Wathen text:

o Ch. 17, exercise 20 (a and b only)

¢ Complete the following normal distribution questions from the Sevilla & Somers text:

o Topic 17, exploration 2

Four Discussion Questions for Each Week are included.