SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Ian Manson
Exercise #1
To earn full credit, submit your finished work before 12:40pm on 8/8/16. Show work where appropriate.
1. Distinguish between description and inference as tw
SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Ian Manson
Exercise #2
To earn full credit submit your work before 12:40pm on 9/15/16. Show all work where appropriate.
1. Using data from the 2008 Monitoring The Future survey (M
SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Ian Manson
Exercise #6
To earn full credit, submit your finished work before 12:40pm on 10/27/2016. Show your work.
1. The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) is standardized to have a
Patrick Farchione
11/2/15
SOCY 2061
Homework 5
8) We can reject the null hypothesis that men spend more time on the Internet than
women.
9) A) It would be a one tailed test, since the claim is that on
SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Ian Manson
Exercise #4
To earn full credit, submit your finished work before 12:40pm on 10/6/16. Show your work.
1. A criminologist developed a test to measure recidivism (i.e., a
Patrick Farchione
SOCY 2061
Homework 3
Chapter 5
1) A) Z = 8 3.01/ 2.65
Z= 1.88
B) Z = 5 3.01 / 2.65
Z= 0.75 or 0.2734
0.2734 + 0.50 = 0.7734
0.7734 x N
0.7734 x 1013 = 783.45 watch less than 5 hrs of
Introduction to Social Statistics SOCY 2061
Exam 2
University of Colorado Boulder Monday, June 11, 2007
Name _ This exam is worth 10% of your course grade. The exam consists of 64 questions. Each
Homework Five
Global instructions for this assignment:
You will need to select your variables for some of the questions below. If you are not sure you are using
the correct variables, go back and chec
Homework Four
*Please answer the following questions using the NVSS98 dataset in R*
Question One
Using/Modifying the provided command, check for a relationship between mothers self-reported
racial/eth
Homework Two
Georgia Neuman
Please carefully read the instructions for each question. Do not take any of these numbers seriously. I try
to find fun, real world examples for you to work on, but make th
SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Ian Manson
Exercise #3
To earn full credit, submit your finished work before 12:40pm on 9/22/2016. Show your work! (hint: I
strongly urge you to use Excel!)
1.
The following frequ
Day 9: Sampling and the Normal Distribution
Properties of the Normal Distribution Shapes of Normal Distributions Standard (Z) Scores The Standard Normal Distribution
Chapter 6 1
Normal Distributions
Day 10: Working with ZScores
Why are Z-scores useful? What questions can we Working through examples
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answer using Z-scores?
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Why are Z-scores useful?
Rev
D ay 8: Var iance and standar d deviation
F r om D ay 7: I QR and Box Plot
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Standar d D eviation Choosing a measur e of
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v ar iation
T he differ e
Patrick Farchione
SOCY 2061
Homework 1
2) A. Gender and Education Level
On average Men have a higher education level than women do.
I believe there is a correlation between being a male and higher lev
Patrick Farchione
SOCY 2061
Homework 2
Chapter 3
1) A. No mode
B. 144
C. Mode and Median tell us that people have a wide range of feelings about life.
D. It would not be an accurate representation of
In class exercise
Thursday, August 27th
Names of group members:
Patrick Farchione, Reed McMickens
Research question:
Does social class have an impact on whether a couple will get married?
Target popul
Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
In class exercise
1. Below is a tabulation of the frequency of the variable "attend2", which indicates how many religious services the respondent attends. Please answer e
SOCY-2061, Fall 2016
Exercise #5
1. Use the information about educational attainment in the table below to answer the following questions.
Lower Class
Working Class
Middle Class
Upper Class
Mean Std.
Study Topics and Practice Questions for Exam #1
SOCY2061: Social Statistics
Fall 2016
The following questions cover the same basic material covered in your exercise assignments, but are
intended to gi
Homework One
Georgia Neuman
Disclaimer: I did a lot of work just using a calculator and some on the attached excel worksheet, I hand
wrote lots of the adding and dividing below. Sorry for the confusio