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StatisticsSTATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXTIn alphabetical order, the six most common last names in the United States are brown, Johnson, Jones, Miller, Smith, and Williams ( The world Almanac , 2012). Assume that a sample of 50 individuals with one of these last names provided the following data. Summarize the data by constructing the following: a. Relative and percent frequency distributions b. A bar chart c. A pie chart d. based on these data, what are the three most common last names?BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 2.1, Problem 5E

Textbook Problem

In alphabetical order, the six most common last names in the United States are brown, Johnson, Jones, Miller, Smith, and Williams (*The world Almanac*, 2012). Assume that a sample of 50 individuals with one of these last names provided the following data.

Summarize the data by constructing the following:

- a. Relative and percent frequency distributions
- b. A bar chart
- c. A pie chart
- d. based on these data, what are the three most common last names?

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

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