8-2 Scenario Analysis (Promotion)

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QSO-510 Professor: A. Duhon 8-2 Scenario Analysis (Promotion) You volunteer some of your spare time to your local fire department and have been asked by an assistant chief to analyze data on firefighters who applied for promotion. The assistant chief wants to ensure that gender bias is not a concern in the promotion of firefighters. Shown below is data for 50 firefighters who applied for promotion and the results of a chi-square analysis of the data. Male Female Promoted 13 22 Not Promoted 10 5 Chi-Square Statistic 3.6845 P value 0.054919 1. What factors should the assistant chief consider in determining the presence of gender bias in firefighter promotion? In determining the presence of gender bias, the Assistant Chief should consider (outside of the statistics data and the tests of independence), the total number of men and women who has applied for promotion and the percentage in each gender category that was in fact promoted. He
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