Geography 1110 Weather Analysis Project
Introduction
The purpose of this report was make four observations of clouds Wednesday , March 19 th, 2014 by
using weather instruments found on the Douglas Col
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Correlation
Geog 2251 Lecture 8
Last week we looked at measuring relationships
and association between nominal and ordinal data
, , V , etc
Now we are going to examine associations betwee
3/24/2015
Review of correlation
Correlation coefficients (e.g. Pearsons r) estimate the degree of
association between two sets of paired values
We might also want to know
Regression
Geog 2251 Lectur
4/1/2015
Statistics for spatial data and
time series analysis
Geog 2251 Lecture 10
Toblers first law of geography
Everything is related to everything else, but
near things are more related than dista
Geog 2251 Lab 9: Regression
Complete the following exercises from Chapter 10 of your text book. To conduct regression
analysis in Excel, go to the Data Analysis tool, (where you found the correlation
Geog 2251 Lab 5: Hypothesis testing (Chapter 8)
Complete the following questions from your text book. You will be using both the critical value
and p-value approaches to hypothesis testing.
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Geog 2251 Lab 6. Hypothesis testing and
Chapter 9: (Hypothesis testing)
Page 458 #13
P 494 #7
P 496 #11 (requires Excel and large data set 5)
Chapter 11:
P 644 # 1, 3, 7
P 648 #15 (requires Excel an
Geog 2251 Lab 8: Correlation
Answer the following questions from Chapter 10. For the large data set exercises in Excel,
calculation of correlation coefficients is done through Data Analysis Tool> Corr
Geography2251:QuantitativeMethodsinGeography
Winter2015
Wednesday:9:3012:20Room5109NW
Instructor:Dr.KathyRunnalls
CourseOutline:
A. Coursedescription
We are bombarded by statistics on a daily basis: B
Geog 2251 Lab 7: ANOVA
Chapter 11
P 696-7, Questions 1 and 3
p. 698 #7
P 699 # 9
P 700 #11, requires large data set 9.
To conduct ANOVA using Excel, use the Data Analysis Tool. If you dont see it unde
Chapter 8 Mineral Quartz
Let's look at the mineral quartz, which has a chemical formula of SiO 2, to
demonstrate the various ways of reporting composition.
1.
SiO2 has 3 apfu: 1 atom of Si and 2 atoms
Chapter 8 Characteristics of Natural Disasters
Population density
Economic infrastructure
o location depends on view, ideal location for consumers, disregard
past incidents
Population preparedness
Assignment on Themes - Vancouver
City of Choice:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1. 1.
Location
a. a.
Relative Location
- Landmarks in Vancouver: Canada Place, Lions Gate Bridge, the Olympic Cauld
Chapter 7 Landslides niche
List and describe 3 internal causes of landslides
Water
o In all slopes
Add weight (overloading)
Decreases normal force/normal stress, which decreases
friction and thus T
Chapter 2 Agile Emeralds
Perhaps the first known use of emeralds as decorative stones was by the
Pharaohs of Egypt.
Items dating back more than 1500 B.C. have been found, and the
emeralds are usually
Chapter 6 American Gem Trade Association
The American Gem Trade Association (AGTA), Canadian Gemological
Association (CGA), Canadian Jewellers Association (CJA), and Jewelers Circular
Keystone (JCK) a
Chapter 3 History of Rubies
The other famous star ruby is the Rosser Reeves Ruby it sits in the
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and weights 138.7
carats.
Rosser Reeves Star Ruby. Photo
Chapter 9 Substitutions
The extensive substitution between Fe and Mg is only allowed because the
cations of these two elements are pretty similar.
Both of those cations have a +2 charge and both have
Chapter 5 - Platinum Group Metals (PGMs)
Platinum (Chemical Symbol: Pt) is commonly found with five other similar metals
in nature: palladium (Pd), rhodium (Rh), ruthenium (Ru), iridium (Ir) and osmiu
Chapter 5 Volcano Classifications
Describe the different types of volcanic eruptions and how they are related to
magma properties
Hawaiian
o Mafic, basaltic magma
o Low viscosity, little gas
o Low ex