Internet Scavenger Hunts Classwork Activity

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Complete the statistical analysis by answering the following questions. Be complete and show all necessary steps and methods!!!!

__Statistical Hunt __

A) Be sure to title the graph and label
all axes appropriately. You do not need to include the years of his career.

B) Compute the mean, median, and mode of
Babe Ruth's strikeouts. Show all work.

C) Compare the mean of Babe Ruth's
strikeouts to a current player--Sammy Sosa.

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Complete the A-Rod Salary Scavenger Hunt by answering the following questions:

__A-Rod Salary Hunt __A

A) Alex Rodriquez is one of the highest-paid
players in major league baseball. Click on his picture and scroll to the bottom
to view his salaries throughout his career. Add up the total amount of money
and write this number down. (Hint: Use the calculator on the computer, since
his career salary adds up to be rather large.)

B) Compute the mean salary of A-Rod.

C) State the mode salary of A-Rod.

D) Imagine A-Rod is moving to West Nyack,
New York. Using your answer from part A ( his total salary), find out many
houses A-Rod could buy with his career total salary. Click on the picture of
the house to find out the price of the house A-Rod is buying.

E) How many Ferraris could A-Rod buy with
his career salary? (Please list model
and price and all work involved.)