Role 2 (AVERAGE OF RUNS BATTED IN STATISTICIAN)

Describe role: You are a statistician and have been asked to find the average of runs batted in 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 average of the runs batted in for the best ten years on each player. Display this information as a histogram or bar graph.

 

http://ww.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 figure 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.