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The DATAfile EngineeringSalary contains the median starting salary and median midcareer salary (measured 10 years after graduation) for graduates from 19 engineering schools ( The Wall Street Journal website, November 2014). Develop a stem-and-leaf display for both the median starting salary and the median mid-career salary. Comment on any differences you observe.

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Chapter 2.2, Problem 24E
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The DATAfile EngineeringSalary contains the median starting salary and median midcareer salary (measured 10 years after graduation) for graduates from 19 engineering schools (The Wall Street Journal website, November 2014). Develop a stem-and-leaf display for both the median starting salary and the median mid-career salary. Comment on any differences you observe.

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Develop stem-and-leaf display for the median starting and the median mid-career salary and make a comment on the observed difference.

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Calculation:

The data represents the median starting and mid-career salary for 19 engineering schools.

Median starting salary:

Software procedure:

Step-by-step procedure to draw the stem-and-leaf display for median starting salary using MINITAB software is as follows:

  • Select Graph > Stem and leaf.
  • Select the column of data in Graph variables.
  • In Increment enter 0.1.
  • Select OK.

The stem-and-leaf display for the data of median starting salary as given below:

Median mid-career salary:

Software procedure:

Step-by-step software procedure to draw the stem-and-leaf display for mid-career salary using MINITAB software is as follows:

  • Select Graph > Stem and leaf...

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