Standard Deviation

Standard Deviation Abstract Grading GuideQRB/501 Version 51

Standard Deviation Abstract

The Learning Team assignment this week is a simple but helpful assignment. The assignment will consist of a cover sheet, abstract pages, and a reference page.  

Research, as a Learning Team, 1 peer-reviewed article per team member on the topic, “standard deviation use in the business world” in the University Library. Each Learning Team member must choose a different article.  

Write a basic abstract for each of your selected articles. Your abstracts must include the following: 

· The purpose of the study

· The research question(s)

· The hypothesis of the study

· The main findings of the study

Include APA-formatted references on the reference page.

Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.

Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.

Note. If there are any Learning Team members who do NOT contribute to this (or any Learning Team) assignment, their name should NOT be placed on the cover sheet, as they should not receive points for the assignment.

Learning Team Assignment: Standard Deviation Abstract

Purpose of Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is to introduce MBA students to the importance and processes of researching and writing on topics introduced in the coursework.

Resources Required

Students must research a minimum of one peer-reviewed article from University Library per Learning Team member.

Grading Guide

Content70 PercentMetPartially MetNot MetComments:
Assignment contains an abstract from each named team member. 
Abstracts are from peer-reviewed articles found in University Library.
Article abstracts cover the topic on “standard deviation use in the business world.”
The paper is no more than 3 pages in length that includes a cover page, an abstract page, and a reference page.
Total AvailableTotal Earned
4.2X/4.2
Writing Guidelines30 PercentMetPartially MetNot MetComments:
The paper—including tables and graphs, headings, title page, and reference page—is consistent with APA formatting guidelines and meets course-level requirements.
Intellectual property is recognized with in-text citations and a reference page.
Paragraph and sentence transitions are present, logical, and maintain the flow throughout the paper.
Sentences are complete, clear, and concise.
Rules of grammar and usage are followed including spelling and punctuation.
Total AvailableTotal Earned
 1.8X/1.8
Assignment Total#6X/6
Additional comments:

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