Homework Assignment 5: Sales and Advertising
The spreadsheet Advertising.xls contains
two analyses of a single data set showing
the advertising and the sales of a particular product over a period of
Carefully examine and compare the two analyses, and write a one-page
essay in the body of your email discussing what the spreadsheet tells
you about how sales and advertising are related for this product..
Back up your analysis with a discussion of real-world reasons why
your findings represent something that often occurs in the real world.
For your convenience, I have included a copy of the spreadsheet in
formulas version on a separate tab; the contents of the two tabs are
the same except for the formatting. Click here to see it.
Answer the questions in the BODY of an email, not a Word or
Address the email to oochitel [at] sofia [dot] whalen3 [dot] org
The subject line of your email must be the three characters HW5
followed by one space and your name.
PLEASE do not use a different subject line; it interferes with the
emails going where they need to go to be graded!
Do not combine multiple assignments into the same email.
For this assignment, you do not have to attach any spreadsheet.
Your entire grade is based on the one page essay.
Work individually. Do not copy another's work or files.
Do not allow another to copy your work or files,
Do not work with someone on a common rough draft that you both