proj1a - STA 6126 Project 1 Fall 2010 Due Monday Part 1...

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STA 6126 – Project 1 Fall 2010 – Due Monday, 8/20/10 Part 1: Anthropometric Measurements For 2 Groups Download the dataset: Measurements on Kanets of Punjab (Lahoul and Kulu). this is an excel file. These contain measurements on random samples of 30 Lahoul Kanets and 60 Kulu Kanets Import it into SPSS (the variable names are in the first row) In Variable View , o Be certain that Name and Group are Nominal variables and the remaining variables are Scale (These assignments are in the right-most column o Assign Values to the levels of the variable Group, by clicking on the cell under Values for the Variable named Group , then clicking on box within cell. For Value, Type 1 For Value Label, Type Lahoul , Click on Add For Value, Type 2 For Value Label, Type Kulu , Click on Add Click on OK , Return to Data View Obtain histograms of the variable Stature (height, in cm) o For the entire dataset Click on Graphs Histogram Select Stature, Click Arrow next to Variable box, Click on OK o Separately (Side-by-Side) for the 2 groups (1=L,2=K) Click on Graphs Interactive Histogram Drag Percent to the Vertical (Up-Down) Axis Box Drag Stature to the Horizontal (Left-Right) Axis Box Drag Group to the Panel Variables Box (It must be a nominal variable!) Be sure the left-hand box on top is selected (showing up/down bars, not left/right bars) Click on OK Obtain mean, standard deviation, and quartiles for all numeric variables. o
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course STA 6126 taught by Professor Yesilcay during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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