The purpose of this assignment is to use predictive analytics
techniques and the graphs and charts associated with these techniques to
forecast outcomes and make business decisions.
Complete Chapter 11 Problems 3, 4, 5, 7, 30, 31, 33, and 34 from the
textbook, using the student data files provided in the Course Materials,
Submit the Excel outputs required for each problem. Note that Excel
files are to include all functions and formulas used to generate the
Submit the narrative answers to problem questions as a Word document.
In addition, write a 250-word summary of Problems 30, 31, 33, and 34.
Discuss your findings by specifically describing the patterns seen in
the data over the past 22 weeks. Using what you have learned from the
associated line graphs and data analysis, describe what you would expect
the livestock auction results to be moving forward. Justify your
explanation based on the problem outcomes.
APA style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to
beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for