FORMAL OUTLINE: 30 points
OUTLINE
INTRODUCTION: Makes note of potential hook
and/or background information to be included. Thesis
statement listed at the top in full.
BODY: Has 3 topic sentences using roman numerals II,
III, and IV. Has 2-3 subpoints for
STA220 L0201 October 1, 2013
Today:
Random variables
Their mean and variance
The two most important random variables for us:
o Binomial (discrete)
o Normal (continuous)
Thursday: conditional probability and Bayes rule with a special
guest
Note that my
a)
Treatment group66/85=0.776
Control group65/81=0.802
b)
Control group appears to be more effective.
c)
No. It might due to chance and more drug tests should be done.
a)
Cases are the 600 asthma patients.
b)
Discrete numerical: quality of life, activity,