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201 Lectures 2 - Unit 2 Inference for Single Samples...

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3/30/2008 Unit 2 - Stat 201 - Ramón V. León 1 Statistics 201: Introduction to Statistics Ramón V. León Unit 2: Inference for Single Samples
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3/30/2008 Unit 2 - Stat 201 - Ramón V. León 2 Applications: Monitor the mean of a manufacturing process to determine if the process is under control Evaluate the precision of a laboratory instrument measured by the variance of its readings Prediction intervals which is a method for estimating future observations from a population. By using the central limit theorem (CLT), inference procedures for the mean of a normal population can be extended to the mean of a non-normal population when a large sample is available Inference About the Mean and Variance of a Normal Population
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