Assignment 1: Bottling Company Case Study

Assignment 1: Bottling Company Case Study Due Week 10 and worth 140 points Imagine you are a manager at a major bottling company. Customers have begun to complain that the bottles of the brand of soda produced in your company contain less than the advertised sixteen (16) ounces of product. Your boss wants to solve the problem at hand and has asked you to investigate. You have your employees pull thirty (30) bottles off the line at random from all the shifts at the bottling plant. You ask your employees to measure the amount of soda there is in each bottle. Note: Use the data set provided by your instructor to complete this assignment. Bottle Number Ounces Bottle Number Ounces Bottle Number Ounces 1 14.23 11 15.77 21 16.23 2 14.32 12 15.80 22 16.25 3 14.98 13 15.82 23 16.31 4 15.00 14 15.87 24 16.32 5 15.11 15 15.98 25 16.34 6 15.21 16 16.00 26 16.46 7 15.42 17 16.02 27 16.47 8 15.47 18 16.05 28 16.51 9 15.65 19 16.21 29 16.91 10 15.74 20 16.21 30 16.96 Write a two to three (2-3) page report in which you: Calculate the mean, median, and standard deviation for ounces in the bottles. Construct a 95% Confidence Interval for the ounces in the bottles. Conduct a hypothesis test to verify if the claim that a bottle contains less than...
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Information Technology Strategic Plan

Term Paper: Information Technology Strategic Plan Imagine that a company has recently hired you as a senior business consultant. The company is seeking to gain better traction with regard to customer satisfaction and loyalty. The company hired you because of your expertise with mobile apps, social media, and cloud technology. The management of the company feels that yearly revenues could top $20 million per year with the infusion of current technology. Currently the company has revenue of $5 million per year. Note: You may create and / or make all necessary assumptions needed for the completion of this assignment. 1. Write an introductory statement of the company including but not limited to the type of the company, the location, the industry in which it competes, and the organizational vision and mission that encompasses the nature of the company. 2. Specify the current situation of the company with regard to its technology and security aspects. 3. Determine at least five (5) information technology personnel / roles...
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problem in public administration

The student will be required to identify a problem in public administration.  The paper should include an abstract, introduction, background on the issue, detailed presentation of the importance of the issue, discussion of possible solutions, and a recommendation for the solution.  The paper should be 8-10 pages and include a minimum of five scholarly resources to support their work....
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WEEK 9 PROBLEM SOLVING

Assignment 2:  Problem Solving Due Week 9 and worth 150 points When faced with a problem, what do you do to solve it? This assignment asks you to apply a six-step to problem solving process to a specific problem scenario. You will write a paper that presents a synthesis of your ideas about solving the problem using this systematic approach. As Voltaire said, "No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking." Choose one (1) of the problem scenarios as a topic choice for your paper (Note: Your professor must approve your topic choice before you begin work on the assignment.) Scenario 1: You have worked at your company for eleven (11) years. You have returned to college to earn a Bachelor’s degree in order to increase your chances for a promotion. You are nearly finished with your degree, when a supervisor’s position in a competing company becomes available in another state. The start date is in two (2) weeks, during your final exam...
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Financial Institutions and Markets

By reviewing the Federal Reserve website https://www.federalreserve.gov/datadownload/Choose.aspx?rel=H15 and/or other relevant resources, refer to the latest 2 changes to the discount rate and  federal funds rate target made by the U.S. Federal Reserve and discuss the following: How did the stock market indices react to these changes? How did long-term U.S. Treasury bond yields react to these changes? What happens to borrowers, savers, investors, and bank profits inside and outside the United States as these rates change?...
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Fiscal Policy

Write a paper that addresses the following issues: What is the importance of exchange rates? Who benefits and who loses when a country’s currency appreciates? Who benefits and who loses when a country’s currency depreciates? In the long run, what are the major factors that impact exchange rates? Understanding central banks impact exchange rates, select three central banks and demonstrate/ explain how this occurs. Include at least 3 professional references and follow APA formatting....
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Statistics

Visit one (1) of the following newspaper’s Websites: Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, or New York Times. Select a line graph, pie chart, or bar chart on the Website. Be prepared to discuss.Graphical Representations of Data" Please respond to the following: From the e-Activity, discuss the data that the graph is used to visually represent. Speculate on why the editor chose the graph, as opposed to merely reporting the data....
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Statistics Read the article titled, “Auto Insurance Costs: Where Does Your State Rank?”

Read the article titled, “Auto Insurance Costs: Where Does Your State Rank?” located at http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505145_162-40542496/auto-insurance-costs-where-does-your-state-rank/. Be prepared to discuss. "Data Description" (Note: Please respond to one [1] of the following two [2] bulleted items) From the e-Activity, the table shows Average Insurance Costs by State. Select two (2) states that are of interest to you. Next, speculate on three (3) possible reasons why the states you have chosen would have a difference in average insurance costs. From the e-Activity, select ten (10) states and calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs.  Next, calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs for all 51 states. Compare and contrast the means and standard deviations for the ten (10) states you selected and all fifty one (51) states....
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Healthcare- Industry Overview

Key Assignment Draft Part 1 Tasks This is Part 1 of the Key Assignment. It covers all objectives from Weeks 1–3 and new topics and objectives in Week 4. This is the draft of your Final Report to Mr. Magone and Healing Hands Task Force.  You will complete it in Unit 5. Continue to use the scenario to assist you with this assignment. One of the areas of concern to Mr. Magone and the senior leadership of Healing Hands Hospital is the integration and adoption of information technology systems that would be needed if the hospital consolidated with a large health system or added more outpatient services or expanded into telemedicine.  As a member of the Task Force support team, you have been asked to research and discuss current and future advances and issues related to information technology in healthcare.  This would include integration concerns with the Healing Hands Hospital’s current electronic health record system (EHRs), new models of decision support systems, and...
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