2007 Take Home Final Data Analysis Instructions

2007 Take Home Final Data Analysis Instructions - McGill...

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McGill University Faculty of Science TAKE HOME FINAL EXAMINATION MATH 423 / 533 Regression and Analysis of Variance / Honours Regression and Analysis of Variance DUE: Tuesday, December 4th, 11:35 a.m. 1
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1 The Data These data are crime-related and demographic statistics for 47 U.S. states in 1960. The data were collected from the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report and other government agencies to deter- mine how the variable crime rate depends on the other variables measured in the study. R: Crime rate: # of o±enses reported to police per million population Age: The number of males of age 14-24 per 1000 population S: Indicator variable for Southern states (0 = No, 1 = Yes) Ed: Mean # of years of schooling x 10 for persons of age 25 or older Ex0: 1960 per capita expenditure on police by state and local government Ex1: 1959 per capita expenditure on police by state and local government LF: Labor force participation rate per 1000 civilian urban males age 14-24 M: The number of males per 1000 females
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2010 for the course MATH 423 taught by Professor Steele during the Spring '06 term at McGill.

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