Your organization, a consumer automobile research firm, wishes to analyze data from a study of fuel economy among the major automobile models to determine how the variables in the data set correlate with fuel economy. You are tasked with developing a better understanding of the variables in the CARS data set. Management wants you to explore this data set to determine if the data is suitable for use in the next phase of their upcoming analytics project.
You are required to conduct two analyses for this assignment.
Use SAS University Edition to conduct these statistical tasks:
Conduct the following cluster analysis task:
Submit an analysis of each of the variables used (MSRP, Invoice, MPG-City, and MPG-Highway). Include any tables, histograms, or scatterplot graphs necessary to support your analysis. Also, based on the cluster variables analysis, which variables, if any, can function as cluster variables? Provide tables, histograms, and other graphs to support your conclusion.
The final analysis report must meet the following requirements:
Follow the CSU-Global Guide to Writing & APA
. Your paper should include an introduction, a body with at least two fully developed paragraphs, and a conclusion
Be clearly and well written using excellent grammar and style techniques. Be concise and logical. You are being graded, in part, on the quality of your writing. If you need assistance with your writing style, you can find many writing resources in the CSU-Global Writing Center
Be supported with at least three peer-reviewed, scholarly references, and one citation from the course textbooks. You may also include references from credible sources in print and from the Internet. The CSU-Global Library
is a great place to find these resources.
Refer to the Critical Thinking Assignment rubric in the Module 6 folder for more information on the expectations for this assignment.
Here are the Deliverables;
Use simplified clear language, American English syntax only
No British English spelling.
I already downloaded another paper from this site, please do not copy paste from that assignment
Aside from the Final paper, I need a separate instructions sheet with step by step guide to the functions so I can run the codes in my SAS program so I can get screen shots.