Quantitative Reasoning I Project: Selecting a Topic
The purpose of this assignment is to get you to think about what types of data-oriented problems you will be solving in your chosen career. In this assignment, you select a topic and an associated problem to solve. You will continue to work on analyzing and solving this problem throughout the remainder of this course.
Select a topic from the Quantitative Reasoning I Project Topics and Scenarios workbook. After opening the file, access the topics along with their data sets and problems by clicking the individual worksheet tabs near the bottom of the workbook. For this project, six topics that align to various career disciplines have been made available for your selection.
Review the data sets help document if you need assistance with locating all of the data sets.
Compose a 175-word response that addresses the following questions:
- What topic did you choose?
- Why does it interest you?
- What do you hope to discover in your analysis?