### Statistics Guide: Internal Revenue Service is Studying Charitable Contributions

This tutorial requires Microsoft EXCEL for the computation of various statistical value. In order to follow along, please make sure you have a spreadsheet ready to go. Student Question: The Internal Revenue Service is studying the category of charitable contributions. A sample of [...]Read more

### What is the value at the end of year 8 of a \$1,200 deposit at the beginning of year 1 and another \$800 deposit at the beginning of year 5 if the interest rate is 6%?

Student Question: What is the value at the end of year 8 of a \$1,200 deposit at the beginning of year 1 and another \$800 deposit at the beginning of year 5 if the interest rate is 6%? In excel, setup a row for each year in the problem. This is necessary because we have the extra [...]Read more

### Statistics Guide: The manufacturer of a laser printer reports the mean number of pages a cartridge will print before it needs replacing is 12,350

The following tutorial will setup this problem in excel. Use the template below to follow along and solve this problem for any data set. Student Question: The manufacturer of a laser printer reports the mean number of pages a cartridge will print before it needs replacing is [...]Read more

### Statistics Guide: Director of admissions at Kinzua University in Nova Scotia

Student Question: The director of admissions at Kinzua University in Nova Scotia estimated the distribution of student admissions for the fall semester on the basis of past experience. We are going to solve this problem using Microsoft Excel. First, take all of the data in the [...]Read more

### The Ohio State Studies Consideration and Initiating Structure

The Ohio State Studies in LDR 300   The Ohio State studies considered the behaviors of consideration and initiating structure as: ​​ ​​Distinct and independent ​Explanation: The two type of behaviors found in the Ohio State Studies are people-oriented (consideration) and [...]Read more

### Critical Life Events and their Affect on Authentic Leadership

Critical Life Events and Authentic Leadership in LDR 300 Critical life events affect authentic leadership because ​​​ They act as a catalyst for change. ​Explanation: When a person is faced with a critical life event, it influences leadership behaviors and choices. Depending on [...]Read more

Traits of the Charismatic Leader in LDR 300 The following traits are associated with charismatic leadership: ​​ ​Self-monitoring, impression management Explanation: A charismatic leader is concerned with how they create impressions on others. They will monitor their activities [...]Read more

### Contract Dispute Over Precise Dollar Amount in Home Purchase

Myra offers to sell her home to Hanna for “about \$100,000 plus closing costs.”  Myra offers to sell her home to Hanna for “about \$100,000 plus closing costs.”  Hanna accepts Myra’s offer, but later a dispute arises concerning the precise dollar amount of the purchase price. How [...]Read more