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Question

Nearly 1.8 million bachelor’s degrees and over 750,000 master’s degrees are awarded
annually by U.S. postsecondary institutions (National Center for Education Statistics
website, November, 2014). The department of Education tracks the field of study for
Engineering (CSE), Education (E), Humanities (H), Natural Sciences and Mathematics
(NSM), Social and Behavioral Sciences (SbS), and Other (O). Consider the following
Bachelor’s Degree Field of Study

a. Provide a percent frequency distribution of field of study for each degree.
b. Construct a bar chart for field of study for each degree.
c. What is the lowest percentage field of study for each degree?
d. What is the highest percentage field of study for each degree?
e. Which field of study has the largest increase in percentage from bachelor’s to
masters’?

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Bachelor's Degree Field of Study SBS H H H E B SBS NSM CSE B B H в SBS CSE CSE CSE B H SBS SBS SBS B H NSM B B SBS SBS H SBS B B B H SBS H CSE CSE B E CSE SBS SBS NSM NSM CSE H H E E SBS CSE NSM NSM SBS H H B SBS SBS NSM H B B NSM H E B E B B B Master's Degree Field of Study B B E B H E В E SBS B CSE H В E E B B E CSE NSM B E H H B E SBS E E в E SBS B B CSE H B B CSE SBS B CSE B E CSE B E CSE E E B NSM H E B E E B E E H CSE H B B E CSE E SBS E E SBS