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Used Cars Price - Mathematics - Use the information to investigate what influences the price of a second hand car.

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Math GCSE Coursework                Darren Singh

Used Cars Price

Mathematics

Use the information to investigate what influences the price of a second hand car.

Introduction:

The assignment I have been set, is to investigate what influences the price of a second hand car. I will complete the assignment, by interpreting the information of 100 cars that I have been given, also taking into account what categories are best to use when buying a second hand car.

The method I will be using to find out what influences the price of a second hand car is;

The random selection process. The random selection process is

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Middle

Make

Tax (months)

Model

Insurance group

Price when new

Doors

Price

Style

Age

Central locking

Colour

Seats

Engine

Gearbox

Fuel

Air con.

MPG

Airbags

Mileage

Service

Owners

List of 24 categories

My chosen categories

Doors

Price

Make

Model

Colour

Age

Now I have my 6 chosen categories, and my randomly selected cars. I have all the data I need to now plot my graphs.

MAKE/ MODEL

PRICE

AGE (YEARS)

DOORS

COLOUR

53 Ford escort

£4,700.00

5

3

red

33 Ford fiesta

£1,050.00

8

5

blue

84 Vauxhall corsa

£4,976.00

4

5

red

34 Fiat tempra

£1,295.00

6

4

silver

57 Ford fiesta

£3,200.00

4

3

aubergine

51 VW golf

£3,595.00

6

5

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Conclusion

span class="c1">49 Daewoo nubira

£6,895.00

4

5

black

47 Vauxhall astra

£13,740.00

6

5

blue

91 Fiat punto

£3,769.00

4

3

blue

23 Ford escort

£1,595.00

7

5

blue

14 Vauxhall Corsa

£4,995.00

2

3

silver

15 Fiat punto

£3,995.00

4

5

gold

2 Mercedes A140 classic

£10,999.00

1

5

red

85 Vauxhall corsa

£3,495.00

6

3

green

41 BMW 316i

£6,995.00

6

3

black

32 Rover 314i

£9,565.00

8

3

blue

44 Nissan micra

£5,340.00

9

3

white

86 Ford fiesta

£1,664.00

10

3

red

66 Peugot 206

£7,500.00

1

3

silver

43 Ford fiesta LX

£1,995.00

7

3

grey

36 Hyundai sonnata

£1,195.00

9

4

silver

22 Rover 114 sil

£2,495.00

6

5

red

58 Nissan almera

£4,300.00

4

4

black

11 Fiat v bravo

£3,495.00

5

3

red

1 Ford orion

£7,999.00

1

5

black

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