Lab 2 Pre-lab

Lab 2 Pre-lab - What is the purpose of statistics and its...

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Biology 265L Pre-Lab Assignment For: Lab 2: Statistical Analysis Please answer the following questions. Keep answers brief & to the point—most should only need about 2 sentences. DO NOT copy answers verbatim from the lab manual. The goal of these assignments is to make sure you’ve read through and thought about the lab before coming to class. (Ask your TA for tips on answering questions as well as what criteria will be used to grade your responses.) 1.
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Unformatted text preview: What is the purpose of statistics and its use in science? 2. What is the difference between descriptive and inferential statistics? 3. Whats the difference between N and n? How are they used? 4. What are two examples of inferential statistical tests? 5. For the Laboratory Exercises, we are examining four different data sets. What organism is being examined in each data set, and what statistical test will be used to examine the data in each set?...
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