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1Deanna GregorichWeek 2 Assignment – Statistics and PollingIntroduction to Scientific Analysis and Reasoning/SCIE211-U3WWProfessor Jim HicksFranklin UniversityAugust 30, 2020
2Week 2 Assignment – Statistics and PollingStatistics is the science of learning from data. Statistical knowledge helps improve the accurate methods to collect data, correctly analyse, and effectively organize and display the results. Statistics is a vital process to the developmemt of discoveries in science, makeing determinations based on data, and make predictions. Statistics helps you to comprehend a issuemore intensely (UCI Department of Statistics, 2020).The study of statistics is beneficial and important, so one can learn to critically analyze claims based on statistics to decide if what is being claimed is backed by good, credible evidence. It also teaches to detect bias in things such as question order, introduction, or by the interviewer themself (Franklin University, personal communication, 2020). Once a claim is

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