This undergraduate course in statistical inference features lecture notes, assignments, exams, and study materials. Course topics include probability, statistical inference, point and interval estimation, the maximum likelihood method, hypothesis testing, likelihood-ratio tests and Bayesian methods, nonparametric methods, analysis of variance, regression analysis, correlation, and Chi-square goodness of fit tests. This course is more theoretical than 18.443 Statistics for Applications and more detailed in its treatment of statistics than 18.05 Introduction to Probability and Statistics.
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