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Math 123 Homework Section 6 Descriptive Statistics 1. The following table shows the number and percentages of Children whose parents lack secure employment for selected states in 2016. Source: Location Number Percent Florida 1,230,000 30% Illinois 772,000 26% Indiana 447,000 28% Iowa 159,000 22% Kentucky 332,000 33% Louisiana 393,000 35% Michigan 669,000 31% Missouri 362,000 26% Ohio 744,000 29% a. Use Excel to find the mean, median, mode maximum, and minimum descriptive statistics for the number column of the table. Clearly label these values in Excel. b. Use Excel to find the mean, median, mode maximum, and minimum descriptive statistics for the percent column of the table. c. Write a paragraph about your findings regarding the statistics on children whose parents do not have secure employment. Make sure to answer the following in your paragraph: How does the state of Indiana compare to the surrounding states? Which state has the best or worst data (explain your reasoning)? Which value gives a
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  • Spring '17
  • Phyllis Wiegmann
  • Mean, U.S. state, Midwestern United States

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