Brad Wukie
Social Statistics
Data Report
4-17-12
Statistical Data Report on High School Students that Have Ever Drank Alcohol
Background: The Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS) monitors p
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Problem Set #1
Chapters 1-5 Even #s
Chapter 1:
A. Are males more likely to attain higher education levels than females?
In many historical and cultural settings the male is favored in vari
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Lab Assignment #3
1. a.
The distribution of age deviates from the normal curve in an alternating manner. It
generally averages out to a similar curve but it is not entirely accurate becaus
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Lab Assignment #5
1. a & b
Descriptives
ANOVA
R'S AGE WHEN
CHILD
BORN
R'S1ST
AGE
WHEN
1ST CHILD BORN
N
Mean Sum ofStd.
Std. Error
95% Confidence Interval for
Mean
Deviation df
Squares
Squa
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Problem Set #2
Chapter 6
2. If a distribution that you are studying is not normal then this is actually normal
because real-life empirical distributions never match this model perfectly. M
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Lab Assignment # 4
*File open syntax gss file called temp and delete it and use double quotations and
right click data go to properties go to location and copy and paste it. Then type afte
STAT 110 INTRODUCTION TO DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS
Fall, 2006
Lecture Notes
Joshua M. Tebbs Department of Statistics The University of South Carolina
TABLE OF CONTENTS
STAT 110, J. TEBBS
Contents
1 Where
Scatterplot- the most common way to display the relation between two quantitative
variables measured on the same individuals.
The values of one variable appear on the horizontal axis, and the values
Social stat lecture 3 (1-25-12)
Trends
What does the distribution look like?
o Distribution of a variable tells us what values it takes and how often it takes those
values
o Looking for the range of
Social stat lecture 3 (1-25-12)
Trends
What does the distribution look like?
o Distribution of a variable tells us what values it takes and how often it takes those
values
o Looking for the range of
Social stat lecture 3 (1-25-12)
Trends
What does the distribution look like?
o Distribution of a variable tells us what values it takes and how often it takes those
values
o Looking for the range of
Brad Wukie
Social Statistics
Data Report
5-2-12
Statistical Data Report on the Estimated Total Number of TV Households in the US
Background: Nielsen ratings are the audience measurement systems develo
Lecture 2
Social Stat= the relationship between variables
Variables= any characteristic of the object described in the data that varies
Population- entire group of individuals we want info about
Sampl
Lecture 2
Social Stat= the relationship between variables
Variables= any characteristic of the object described in the data that varies
Population- entire group of individuals we want info about
Sampl
-Flipping a coin = variability in samples
-Law of Large Numbers- the more times an event occurs, the closer we come to the true underlining probability
-Random phenomenon if the outcome of one event i
STAT 110
INTRODUCTION TO
DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS
Fall, 2006
Lecture Notes
Joshua M. Tebbs
Department of Statistics
The University of South Carolina
TABLE OF CONTENTS
STAT 110, J. TEBBS
Contents
1 Where
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TA: Jose Loya
Final Paper Outline
3-21-16
I.
Introduction:
The decision to attend college is one of the most difficult decisions for
American adolescents. However, once the decision to att