MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Nov/23
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 12
Comments
These notes cover material from Chapter 12.
Im planning to spend two lectures on this material.
Rafal Kulik 1
MAT2378 Pro
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Oct/30
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Hypothesis PART 1
Comments
These notes form an introduction to hypotheses testing. They do not correspond to any section in the textbook. The
Assignment 3
Due date: 21 October 2009
Total number of points: 32
Q1. A medical research team wished to evaluate a proposed screening test for Alzheimers disease. The test was given to a random sample of 450 patients with Alzheimers disease, in 436 cases
Assignment 4
Due date: 16 November 2009
Total number of points: 27
Q1. (6.39) In a natural population of mice near Ann Arbor, Michigan, the coats of some individuals are white-spotted on the belly. In a sample of 580 mice from the population, 28 individua
Assignment 6
Due date: 7 December 2009
Total number of points: 22
Q1. (12.5, 12.14, 12.21, 12.28) Twenty plots were randomly chosen in a large eld of corn. For each plot, the plant density (number of plants in the plot) and the mean cob weight (g of grain
Assignment 1
Due date: 23 September 2009
Total number of points: 33
Q1. (2.1 in the textbook) For parts (a) and (b), (i) identify the variables in the study; (ii) for each variable, write the type of variable (cathegorical/ordinal, discrete etc.); (iii) i
Assignment 2
Due date: 7 October 2009
Total number of points: 34
Q1. The three events are shown on the Venn diagram: '$ '$ A B
&% &% '$ C &% Reproduce the gure and shade the region corresponding to the following events: (a) (c) (e) Ac (A and B ) or C (A a
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Nov/16
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 8
Comments
These notes cover material from Chapter 8. They are almost complete. Im planning to spend one lectures on this material.
R
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Oct/17
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 6
Comments
These notes cover material from Chapter 6, Sections 6.1-6.4, 6.6. They are not complete. I will do a lot of calculations on
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Oct/5
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 4
Comments
These notes cover material from Section 3.6, and Chapter 4, Sections 4.1-4.4. They are not complete. I will do a lot of calc
MAT2378B: Assignment 1
Due date: 23 September 2009
Total number of points: 33
Q1. (2.1 in the textbook) For parts (a) and (b), (i) identify the variables in the study; (ii) for each variable, write the type of variable (cathegorical/ordinal, discrete etc.
Assignment 3
Due date: 21 October 2009
Total number of points: 32
Q1. A medical research team wished to evaluate a proposed screening test for Alzheimers disease. The test was given to a random sample of 450 patients with Alzheimers disease, in 436 cases
MAT2378
Pawel Lorek (based on Rafal Kuliks slides) (Updated) version: September 15, 2009
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 2
Comments
These slides cover material from Chapter 2, Sections 2.1-2.6. They are almost complete
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Q1. (2.23) As a part of a classic experiment on mutations, ten aliquots of identical size were taken from the same culture of the bacterium E.coli. For each aliquot, the number of bacteria resistant to a certain virus was determined. The results were as
Multiple choice set 1
INFO: practice multiple choice questions related to slides for chapter 2, 3 and assignments 1, 2.
Q1. (2.20) The weight gains of beef steers were measured over a 140-day test period. The average daily gains (lb/day) of 9 steers on th
Multiple choice set 2
INFO: practice multiple choice questions related to chapters 3, 4, 5 and assignment 3.
Q1. A factory employs several thousand workers, of whom 30% are from non-English speaking background. If 15 members of the union executive committ
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Sep/09
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 2
Comments
These slides cover material from Chapter 2, Sections 2.1-2.6. They are almost complete. For Chapter 2, I will use a blackbo
MAT2378
Rafal Kulik Version 2009/Sep/30
Rafal Kulik
MAT2378 Probability and Statistics for the Natural Sciences
Chapter 3
Comments
These notes cover material from Chapter 3, Sections 3.3-3.5, 3.7-3.9. They are not complete, but summarize material deliver
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MAT 2379, Introduction to biostatistics
Assignment 1
Due date: Friday September 30, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Total = 100 marks
Solve the following problems from the textbook using a calculator permitted by the Faculty of
Science (TI30, TI34, Casio fx-260 and C