Role 1 (AVERAGE OF HOME RUNS STATISTICIAN)

Describe role: You are a statistician and have been asked to find the average home runs for the best ten years on the following ten great hitters. The hitters are:

1. Babe Ruth

2.Ted Williams

3. Willie Mays

4. Hank Aaron

5. Joe DiMaggio

6. Sammy Sosa

7. Mark McGwire

8. Lou Gehrig

9. Ty Cobb

10. Jackie Robinson

Background Information: Student you will use the following URL's to gain a clear understanding of your role. First find statistical data on these players and then find the mean of the best ten years for home runs on each player. Display this information on all ten players in a histogram or bar graph.

 

http://www.totalbaseball.com/index.history.html

Statistical information on hitters

 

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players.html

Statistical information on hitters

 

http://baseball-almanac.com/hofmenu.shtml

Statistical information on hitters

 

http://www.ifigure.com/math/stat/descript.htm

This site will figure average, variance and standard deviation

 

http://www.physics.csbsju.edu/stats/descriptive2.html

This site will fiqure average, variance and standard deviation

 

http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/index.html

This site will fiqure average, variance and standard deviation

 

 





Report: You will display your information in a histogram or bar graph and give a class presentation to distribute your information.