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 **Statistics Every Writer Should Know This site provides an introduction to basic statistical concepts for journalists and writers with little math background. Key Words: Mean; Median; Percent Changes; Per capita; Rates; Standard... http://www.robertniles.com/stats/
 A Positively Skewed Distribution This assignment asks students to explore a set of data which is positively skewed. The data come from a survey of college students asking how vulnerable they feel about the loss of a parent. http://www.uvm.edu/~dhowell/StatPages/More_Stuff/Mireault.ht...
 Additional SOCR Resources This page provides links to distribution calculators, conceptual demonstration applets, statistical tables, online data analysis packages, function and image-processing tools, and other online... http://www.socr.ucla.edu/Applets.dir/OnlineResources.html
 Career Records for All Modern Position Players Eligible for the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame The dataset described in this article contains data on retired Major League Baseball players, eligible for the MLB Hall of Fame. The data can be used to illustrate descriptive statistical methods... http://www.amstat.org/publications/jse/secure/v8n2/datasets....
 Examples and Their Data Sets Each dataset in this collection includes description of the study, description of the data file, statistical topic covered, and reference. Topics addressed include: correlation, one-way ANOVA,... http://www.uvm.edu/~dhowell/StatPages/Examples.html
 Explanatory Style and Athletic Performance As described in the web page itself: "This document was prepared as an illustration of the use of both t tests and correlation/regression analysis in drawing conclusions from data in an actual... http://www.uvm.edu/~dhowell/StatPages/Swimming/Swimming.html
 IDEAL Modules The modules in this collection discuss numerous statistical topics with examples and Java applets. Topics covered: Variable Types; Calculations; Histograms; Moments; Quantiles; Probability... https://ideal.stat.wvu.edu:8443/ideal/
 Introduction to Quantitative Methods This course webpage contains 7 lessons for introductory statistics. Each lesson introduces a new statistical topic, provides datasets for exploring concepts, links to instructions for using... http://glass.ed.asu.edu/stats/
 Minimize Your Losses This article presents an activity, which may be presented as a game in the classroom, to students on both secondary school and college levels by introducing the averages via the idea of the least... http://www.rsscse-edu.org.uk/tsj/bts/falk/text.html
 On-Line T-Table This page provides a t-table with degrees of freedom from 1 to 30, and 40, 50, 60, 80, 100, 1000, and infinity. Probabilities are from .25 to .0005. Instructions are also provided. http://www.union.edu/PUBLIC/BIODEPT/t.html