In a survey, 24 IT professionals in Chicago were asked how much their annual salary was for the year 2012. The results are shown below:

$ 65,000
$ 65,000
$ 59,000
$ 180,000
$ 101,325
$ 130,000
$ 81,500
$ 74,880
$ 71,000
$ 82,300
$ 39,000
$ 41,100
Construct a frequency distribution with 5 classes.

Create a histogram of the data using the frequency table from question 1-a.

A software company asked 100 of its programmers to develop a certain program individually. The following histogram shows the time it takes a programmer to finish the task:

How many classes are there for the given histogram?

What is the class width of the histogram?

What percentage of programmers can complete the task in 30 hours?

How many hours does it take the majority of the programmers to complete the task?

Search the Internet for prices of 11 different laptops.

The table gives the prices of 11 different laptops.

Dell Inspiron i3531 1299Bk
Apple Mac book Air MD711L/B
Acer C720 Chrome book
Ausus transformer book T100TA
Lenovo Think pad EdgeE545 20B200
Toshiba Satellite C55-B5298
Toshiba Satellite C55-A5105
HP Celeron 14-9070nr
Acer Aspire 11.6" Laptop
Apple Mac Book Pro MGX72LL/A13.3"
ASUS K200MA-DS01T 11.6"HD Touch

Compute the mean, median, and mode of these prices.

Find the first and third quartiles of the prices.

In the following image, the memory usage of various processes of a computer running a Windows Operating System is shown:

Create a scatter plot of the memory usage of the processes.

Find the following measures of central tendency of the memory usage in kilobytes (Kb):

Find the following measures of dispersion of the memory usage in Kb:

Identify the values that are responsible for the variance of the dataset. Provide a possible solution on how the computer user could decrease the variance of his or her memory usage.

Answer the following questions completely, using proper grammar, complete sentences, and correct terminology:

Without doing any calculations, is it possible to tell which of the following 2 sets has a higher standard deviation? Explain your answer.

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