In the paper Reproduction in Laboratory
colonies of Bank Vole, the authors presented
the results of a study of litter size. (A vole is a
small rodent with a stout body, blunt nose,
and short ears.) As
Matthew Burnette
Due Sept. 12, 2014
Period 2
A.P. Statistics McDonalds Closing Statement
Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, you have heard a case of a man who admits he is
overweight to an extreme degr
Unit 8
Two classes of distributions- the binomial distribution
and the geometric distribution. Both of these are
from situations that involve two outcomes ( success,
failure) independent trials, and t
7
Random Variables
7.1
Discrete and Continuous
Random Variables
Objectives
Define Discrete Random Variable.
Explain what is meant by a probability
distribution.
Construct a probability distribution
Unit 8
Two classes of distributions- the binomial distribution
and the geometric distribution. Both of these are
from situations that involve two outcomes ( success,
failure) independent trials, and t
4
Chapter 4
More on 2 Variable data
(Transformations can be used
to linearize
nonlinear data)
4.1
Transforming to achieve
linearity
Objectives
Identify settings in which transformations
might be nec
5
Producing Data
5.1
Designing Samples
Objectives
Define Population and Sample
Explain how sampling differs from a census
Explain and Give an example of:
Voluntary Response Sample
Convenience Sam
Sec 3.2
Least Squares Regression (most common
way to fit a line)
Regression Line- a straight line that
describes the dependence of one variable
on another
Fitting a line to data- drawing a line that
c
Maria Rodriguez
Ms. Fenwick
Due: 3/31/2014
Population: In a statistical study, the population is the entire group of
individuals about which we want information
Experiment: Deliberately imposes some t
Maria Rodriguez
Ms. Fenwick
Due: 3/31/2014
Ap Amsco chapter 3
3.1 Patterns in scatterplots
o
Relationships
o
Center, spread ect.
o
Individual Observ. =(x,y) points
Ex:
3.2 Mean and Standard deviation
Maria Rodriguez
Ms. Fenwick
Due: 3/31/2014
AP Stat Amsco outline Chapter 2
Statistics
Variable
Actual observ. of variable
Quantitative Data: numerical values (count/measures) Vs. Qualitative Data:
cat
Maria Rodriguez
Ms. Fenwick
AP Stat
Chapter 6
Graph:
Statistic: number describing sample
Parameter: number describing pollution.
Graphic:
o
o
Difference in value from statistic of one population to th