Chapter 6: Sampling Distributions
Where Weve Been
The objective of most statistical analyses is inference Sample statistics (mean, standard deviation) can be used to make decisions Probability distrib
Chapter 5: Continuous Random
Variables
Where Weve Been
Using probability rules to find the
probability of discrete events
Examined probability models for
discrete random variables
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Statistics
Chapter 4: Discrete Random Variables
Where We've Been
Using probability to make inferences about populations Measuring the reliability of the inferences
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Statistics
Chapter 3: Probability
Where We've Been
Making Inferences about a Population Based on a Sample Graphical and Numerical Descriptive Measures for Qualitative and Quantitative Data
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Statistics
Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking
Where We're Going
Introduction to the field of statistics How statistics applies to real-world problems Establish the link between sta
Question 1 a. continuous b. discrete c. continuous d. continuous e. discrete f. continuous Question 2 a. Yes, because the p(x) for all the ages is greater than or equal to 0, and the sum of the probab