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Chapter 14: From Randomness to Probability
Key Vocabulary:
probability
trial
outcome
event
independent
Law of Large Numbers
complement
disjoint
mu
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Chapter 10: Re-expressing Data
Key Vocabulary:
Re-expression
Calculator Skills:
log(
ln(
LnReg
ExpReg
PwrReg
QuadReg
CubicReg
1. What is meant by
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Chapter 4: Displaying Quantitative Data
Key Vocabulary:
distribution
histogram
relative frequency
histogram
stem-and-leaf display
dotplot
shape
Ca
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Chapter 6: The Standard Deviation as a
Ruler and the Normal Model
Key Vocabulary:
standard deviation
standardized value
rescaling
z-score
normal m
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Chapter 7: Scatterplots, Association, and Correlation
Key Vocabulary:
scatterplot
association
direction
form
scatter
explanatory variable
Calculat
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Chapter 8: Linear Regression
Key Vocabulary:
parameter
linear model
predicted value
residual
line of best fit
Calculator Skills:
slope
LinReg (a +
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Chapter 3: Displaying and Describing Categorical Data
Key Vocabulary:
frequency table
relative frequency table
distribution
bar chart
pie chart
co
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Chapter 13: Experiments
Key Vocabulary:
observational study
retrospective study
prospective study
experiment
random assignment
subjects
participan
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Chapter 12: Sample Surveys
Key Vocabulary:
population
sample
sample survey
biased
randomization
census
parameter
statistic
Simple Random Sample
(S