ph 141 reminders:
preparation for 1st in-class exam you will need a calculator and your textbook. since this is an open-book exam, you may also bring your notes, the handouts, and any other sort of written summary you have made. the working time for the e
sketch of solutions to screening problems drawing the corresponding trees will be helpful! Breast cancer and mammograms from Principles of Biostatistics, Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau, Duxbury Suppose that the sensitivity of a mammogram, a screen
outline of solutions for problems from chapter 4 of Moore, McCabe, and Craig, 6th ed depending on the context of the problem, Venn diagrams and trees are really useful but they're not included here because they're hard to make on computer! 4.106, 4.107 an
ph 141
summer 2010
ph 141 is an intensive introduction to applied statistical methods. Although the course has been designed specifically for those embarking on a one-year MPH degree, the course meets the needs of a broad range of undergraduate and gradua
sketch of solutions for hypergeometric distribution practice problems try to do these by reasoning from first principles, using combinations for selecting at random without replacement and the multiplication rule m 1 ways to select items/individuals of on
ph 141 important dates Thursday, July 8 Tuesday, July 13 Friday, July 16 Friday, July 23 Monday, July 26 Friday, July 30 Wednesday, August 4 Monday, August 9 Wednesday, August 11 Friday, August 13 quiz 1 quiz 2 exam 1 quiz 3 quiz 4 exam 2
summer 2010
case
ph 141 brief course description:
probability and statistics in biology and public health summer 2010 probability descriptive statistics sampling distributions confidence intervals and tests for means and proportions comparing the means of 2 populations co
counting problems.
"let me count the ways"
1. How many car license plates can a state have if each plate consists of 2 letters followed by 4 digits? (Use the alphabet with 26 letters.) 26 * 26 * 10 4 = 6,760,000 How many car license plates can the state h