Chapter 8. Analyzing Alternative Data Sets
In this chapter you will learn to:
✓ Define and edit an alternative data set.
✓ Define multiple alternative data sets.
✓ Vary your data to get a desired result.
✓ Use the Solver to find solutions to multivariate problems.
✓ Describe your data using the Analysis ToolPak.
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