Assignment 2: Exploratory Data Analysis using Visualization Tools


In this assignment you will use free or commercial, off-the-shelf visualization tools to perform exploratory data analysis on a real-world dataset. The goal is to gain practice generating and investigating hypotheses through visual analysis and to learn and critique leading visualization tools.

You may work in pairs for this assignment. You'll be turning it in online by uploading it to the class dropbox.


For this assignment, you should use visualization tools to analyze a data set. In particular:



Grading (20 pts)