Ch 6: Data Analysis Methods

About This Chapter

Go through this chapter to brush up on data analysis methods. Check out these lessons to get an in-depth look at techniques for analyzing data, making predictions, the applications for specialized information systems, and more.

Data Analysis Methods - Chapter Summary

If you are looking to learn more about about data analysis methods, then this chapter is the tool for you. Our instructors walk you through the major methods, techniques, and concepts associated with data analysis and its applications. When you complete the chapter, you should possess the skills to do the following:

  • Use various methods and techniques for data analysis
  • Examine relationships and find trends within data sets
  • Utilize tools for accessing, categorizing, and organizing business intelligence (BI)
  • Compare qualitative and quantitative analyses for business decisions
  • Conduct a 5 whys analysis
  • Explain the methods and tools used for root cause analysis

Our study materials can help get you ready for an upcoming exam, especially if you make use of the assessment tools. Each lesson we offer comes equipped with an interactive quiz. The quizzes are multiple-choice and usually include at least five questions. These questions are designed to test your knowledge concerning concept applications, definitions, vocab words, image identification, and more. After you answer the quizzes, your scores show up immediately, with an answer key that includes explanations for any questions you may have missed. You can even print out the quizzes as worksheets to practice off-line and to add to your notes.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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