Stat 146
Weekly #6: Proportions
One of the questions on the General Social Science Survey asked whether or not the respondents believed in
miracles. The results are summarized below.
SEX
TOTALS
1: MALE
2:
FEMALE
1: YES, DEFINITELY
278
460
738
2: YES, PROB
WS # 6 D6: Paired Observation t-tests: :
CI and Hypothesis Tests for the Difference in Population Means
Open a new Word document. Label your Report with
your name and
section number,
the date, and
the name of the assignment
The data:
Go to the Courses dri
Weekly #9: Multiple Regression
Ninety-two students in a statistics class performed the following experiment. Each student recorded
his/her pulse rate and then flipped a coin. If the coin came up Heads, the student ran in place for a minute.
Otherwise, the
Notes on Inference for One or Two Proportions
When summarizing and analyzing categorical data, we use the proportion.
DATA SET TYPE
Population
Sample
NUMERIC SUMMARY MEASURES
Parameters
Statistics
p
In order to do statistical inference, we need to satisfy
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WS #6 Paired Observation t-tests and CI
9/11/14
1.
Identify the parameter of interest
Identify the confidence level.
Determine the interval limits.
d:truemeandifferenceofstandingpulserate
95% confidence interval
13.74 and 2
Chapter 1-5: Comprehensive Test
Name _
1. By definition, a subset of a population selected for study is a
a)
b)
c)
d)
e)
sample
simple random sample
cluster sample
systematic sample
None of these
2. The distinction between descriptive and inferential stat
Stat 2
Weekly #2:
Single Sample Confidence Intervals and Hypothesis Tests for the Mean
Show the steps and make your report professional looking.
Open the data set: Sept2014SurveyData.MTW available in myCourses.
PROBLEM 1:
a.
Find a point estimate of, the
WS #19 CI and PI for y
The CollMass data : Q:\320(Mathiason-Crystal) dataset CollMass.
Several variables are recorded on 60 four-year colleges in Massachusetts. One variable we
are interested in is the average math score on the SAT. Among the variables in
WS # 4 D4 One-Sample Confidence Interval for the Mean
One-Sample Confidence Intervals for a Mean ()
Data must be numeric
Data should follow (at least approximately) a Normal distribution OR you need a big sample size
The Lung Capacity data These data are
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WS #14 Chi Square Goodness of Fit
10/21/14
Problem 1:
a. Specific proportions
b. Test the appropriate hypotheses using = .05.
Describe the population
p1 = the true proportion of people with Democratic party affiliation.
par
Statistics II
Day 2
WS #2 D 2: Bivariate Data Analysis
Your Daily and Weekly Assignments will be graded on a 10 point scale. Format IS important. You will lose an entire letter grade for
unacceptable formatting.
When answering the questions and performing
Stat 2
WS #10: Randomized Block Designs (ANOVA)
Lipids (fats) are needed by the body to build cell membranes, make certain hormones, and store energy.
Cholesterol and triglycerides are the main types of lipids measured in routine blood chemistry tests. Bl
WS # 13: CI and Hypothesis Tests for Two Proportions
Open a new Word document. Label your Report with your name and section number, the date, and the
name of the assignment Open the data set from myCourses entitled SURVEY DATA DOWNLOADED 8-132013. Today w
WS #16: Chi Square Mixed Practice
Problem 1:
Grade distribution guidelines for a statistics course at a major university are: 10% A, 30% B, 40% C, 15% D, and 5% F. A
sample of 120 statistics grades at the end of a semester showed 18 As, 30 Bs, 40 Cs, 22 D
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WS #3 One-Sample Confidence Interval for the Mean
9/4/13
1a.
DescriptiveStatistics:Capacity
Variable
Capacity
N
41
Mean
3.670
StDev
1.024
Minimum
2.200
Q1
2.875
Median
3.500
Q3
4.250
Maximum
5.750
1b.
Boxplot of Capacity
2
Statistics II
Day 1
Worksheet #1: Introduction to Minitab and Descriptive Statistics
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS:
For your daily worksheets, open the assignment from Content in myCourses.
Then also open a new Word document.
Your Daily and Weekly Assignments will
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8/28/14
WS #2 Minitab and Bivariate Data Analysis
1a.
DescriptiveStatistics:height
Variable
height
gender
Female
Male
N
58
50
Mean
64.741
70.005
StDev
2.510
3.344
Minimum
59.000
59.000
Q1
63.000
68.000
Median
64.000
70.000
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WS #12 Inference for One Proportion
10/9/14
1a.
Identify the parameter of interest
Identify the confidence level.
Determine the interval limits. (Minitab Printout)
p: True proportion of residents who are recycling
95% confi
WS #12 Inference for One Proportion
Use the templates for your confidence intervals and hypothesis tests.
Task 1: Of 150 Chattanooga residents surveyed, 64 indicated that they participated in a recycling
program.
a.
Construct a 95% confidence interval est
WS # 3 D3: Sampling Distributions
Refer to the model I provided for instructions regarding the format for your report.
Last time we worked with the random variable x. We found the probability that x was greater or
less than some number using Minitab. Toda
Stat II
WS #8: Introduction to ANOVA
Studies conducted in Australia indicate that there may be a difference between the pain thresholds of
blondes and brunettes. Men and women of various ages were divided into four categories according to
hair color: ligh
WS #14: Chi Square Goodness of Fit
Problem 1 According to the General Social Science Survey, in 1972, of 1838 people surveyed, 762 identified
themselves as Democrat, 419 identified themselves as Republican, 588 identified themselves as
Independent and 69
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WS #16 Chi Square Mixed Practice
10/28/14
Problem 1:
a. 15% of the statistics grades were As.
b. Ho: pA = 10%
pB = 30%
pC = 40%
pD = 15%
pF = 5%
Ha: The true proportions of statistics grades are not all equal to the specifi
Notes on Chi-Square
There are several different Chi-Square tests. There are 2 goodness of fit tests, the test of homogeneity and the
test of Association.
1. For goodness of fit test, you might want to know if
a. The proportions are all the same or
b. The
School of Mathematical Sciences
Stat 146: Statistics 2
College of Science
Fall Semester 2014
COURSE SYLLABUS
Class Time and Location:
STAT 146 06
TuTh 2:00PM - 3:50PM
(GOS)-2345
Prerequisite(s):
STAT 146 07
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:50AM
(GOS)-2345
Prerequisites:
How many hours per week do people spend exercising?
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Dan LoBosco
Kevin Jarosz
Guess what is a typical value
7 hours a week. We are going to assume everyone workouts on average an hour a day.
Histogram of Exercise Hours
The histogram is skewed r