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StatisticsUnderstanding Basic StatisticsCritical Thinking A personnel office is gathering data regarding working conditions. Employees are givena list of five conditions that they might want to see improved. They are asked to select the one item that is most critical to them. Which type of graph, circle graph or Pareto chart, would he most useful for displaying the results of the survey? Why?BuyFind*launch*

8th Edition

Charles Henry Brase + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337558075

Chapter 2.2, Problem 3P

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**Critical Thinking** A personnel office is gathering data regarding working conditions. Employees are givena list of five conditions that they might want to see improved. They are asked to select the one item that is most critical to them. Which type of graph, circle graph or Pareto chart, would he most useful for displaying the results of the survey? Why?

Understanding Basic Statistics

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