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Course Outline – ECO 260 Numbers refer to chapter and section of required text, Modern Business Statistics, 3 rd ed., Anderson-Sweeney-Williams. 1. Data and Statistics 1.2 Data 1.4 Descriptive statistics 1.5 Statistical inference 1.6 Statistical analysis using Excel 1.7 Ethical guidelines for statistical practice 2. Descriptive Statistics: Tabular and Graphical Presentations 2.1 Summarizing categorical data 2.2 Summarizing quantitative data 2.4 Crosstabulations and scatter diagrams 3. Descriptive Statistics: Numerical Measures 3.1 Measures of location 3.2 Measures of variability 3.3 Measures of distribution shape, relative location, and detecting outliers 3.4 Exploratory data analysis 3.5 Measures of association between two variables 3.6 The weighted mean and working with grouped data 4. Introduction to Probability 4.1 Experiments, counting rules, and assigning probabilities 4.2 Events and their probabilities 4.3 Some basic relationships of probability 4.4 Conditional probability 4.5 Bayes’ theorem 5. Discrete Probability Distributions 5.1 Random variables 5.2 Discrete probability distributions 5.3 Expected value and variance 5.4 Binomial probability distribution 5.5 Poisson probability distribution 5.6 Hypergeometric probability distribution

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6. Continuous Probability Distributions 6.1 Uniform probability distributions 6.2 Normal probability distribution
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## This note was uploaded on 06/19/2011 for the course STAT 260 taught by Professor - during the Fall '10 term at Sam Houston State University.

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