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# lecture1_6slides - Statistics 528 Lecture 1 Statistics 528...

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Statistics 528 - Lecture 1 1 Statistics 528 - Lecture 1 Prof. Kate Calder 1 Statistics 528 • Introduction to the Course • Class Survey • Syllabus • Course Website • Overview • Chapter 1: Introduction Statistics 528 - Lecture 1 Prof. Kate Calder 2 Overview Chapter 1: Data Distributions Chapter 2: Looking at Relationships b/t Data Chapter 3: Experimental Design and Sample Surveys Chapter 4: Probability Chapter 5: Sampling Distributions Chapter 6: Introduction to Statistical Inference Chapter 7: More Statistical Inference Statistics 528 - Lecture 1 Prof. Kate Calder 3 Chapter 1: Introduction Data sets are organized in terms of Individuals - objects described by a set of data. Individuals can be people, animals, things, etc. Variables - characteristics of individuals. A variable can take on different values depending on the individual it is describing. Questions to ask about data:

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## This note was uploaded on 07/26/2011 for the course STA 528 taught by Professor Calder during the Winter '09 term at Ohio State.

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