Weeks 11-12
Simple Linear Regression
In this chapter, you learn:
How to use regression analysis to predict the value of
a dependent variable based on an independent
variable
The meaning of the regression coefficients b0 and b1
How to evaluate the assum

BUSINESS SCHOOL
Unit of Study Outline
Unit Code BUSS1020
Unit Title Quantitative Business Analysis
Semester 1, 2013
Pre-requisite Units:
Co-requisite Units:
Prohibited Units: ECMT1010, ECOF1010, MATH1005, MATH1905, MATH1015, STAT1021, ENVX1001
Assumed Kno

Week 10
Two Sample Tests
In this chapter, you learn how to use hypothesis
testing for comparing the difference between:
The means of two independent populations
The means of two related populations
The proportions of two independent populations
Chap 10

Week 7
Sampling and Sampling Distributions
In this chapter, you learn:
To distinguish between different sampling
methods
The concept of the sampling distribution
To compute probabilities related to the sample
mean and the sample proportion
The importance

Week 9
Hypothesis Testing One Sample Testing
In this chapter, you learn:
The basic principles of hypothesis testing
How to use hypothesis testing to test a mean or
proportion
The assumptions of each hypothesis-testing
procedure, how to evaluate them, and

Week 8
Statistical Inference about One Population
Constructing Confidence Intervals
In this chapter, you learn:
To construct and interpret confidence interval
estimates for the mean and the proportion
How to determine the sample size necessary to
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Week2
OrganizingandVisualizingData(cont.)
DCOVA
NumericalData
OrderedArray
Frequency
Distributions
Cumulative
Distributions
Chap22
DCOVA
An ordered array is a sequence of data, in rank order, from the
smallest value to the largest value.
Shows range (mini

Week 6
Continuous Distributions
In this chapter, you learn:
To compute probabilities from the normal distribution
How to use the normal distribution to solve business
problems
To use the normal probability plot to determine whether
a set of data is approx