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14440CAUSEweb.orgen-useditor@causeweb.orgwebmaster@causeweb.orgWed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400Sat, 29 Jun 2013 12:00:00 -0400http://www.rssboard.org/rss-2-0-1Confidence Interval Game
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=2339This applet is meant to test a student's ability to estimate p values from confidence intervals.Sun, 3 Feb 2013 09:55:54 -0500**Practice Classifying Statistical Problems
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=2331On this site, students can practice classifying statistics problems. They first click to check the statistical methods that they want to practice classifying. Then they click the "Submit" button to get a description of a research project that involves a statistical technique. Students then click on the technique that will most likely be used in the project. If they choose the incorrect answer, they must read the hint and try again. When they get something correct, they click on the "Next" button to try another problem.Sun, 1 Apr 2012 10:44:27 -0400Sample ConcepTest Questions for Statistics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=1596This page provides numerous conceptual questions for assessing students' statistical understanding and ability. Topics covered include Distributions, Normal Distributions, Scatterplots and Correlation, Least-Squares Regression, Cautions about Correlation and Regression, Design of Experiments, Sampling Design, Randomness, Probability Rules, Linear Combinations of Random Variables, Sampling Distributions for Counts (Binomial) and Proportions, Sampling Distribution of a Sample Mean (Central Limit Theorem), Confidence Intervals for the Mean, Hypothesis Tests for the Mean, and Comparing Two Means.Tue, 26 Sep 2006 04:01:53 -0400True-False Quizzes for "Finite Mathematics and Applied Calculus (2nd Ed.)
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=859This site contains 19 true/false quizzes that cover the topics like sets and counting, probability, random variables and statistics, Markov systems, and game theory. The computer automatically tallies the number of correct and incorrect responses. Tue, 17 May 2005 12:43:11 -0400Practice Questions for Business Statistics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=847This site offers a list of sample questions that can be used when teaching basic probability concepts, probability distributions, data collection methods, inferential statistics, hypothesis testing, analysis of variance, regression analysis, or problem sensing related to descriptive statistics. Links to the answers are also provided. Application is not limited to business. Tue, 17 May 2005 12:26:16 -0400Statistics for Public Policy and Sociology Quizzes
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=854This site provides links to tests and quizzes for the Statistics and Data Analysis for Public Policy and Sociology course at Duke University for 1992 through 1995. Mon, 16 May 2005 11:00:05 -0400DAU StatRefresher: Probability
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=558These tutorials on probability cover basic probability, random variables, expectations, and distributions with interactive assessment at the end of each tutorial.Mon, 16 May 2005 12:02:23 -0400DAU StatRefresher: Statistics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=559This is an interactive tutorial on Statistics which covers data analysis, linear regression, moving averages, exponential smoothing, and clustering algorithms.Fri, 13 May 2005 04:33:16 -0400DAU StatRefresher: Probability - Self Test
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=652This self-test provides a review/assessment of the Probability section of this module. At the bottom, there is a grading button to rate the users' understanding of the material.Wed, 11 May 2005 09:42:13 -0400DAU StatRefresher: Regression and Statistics - Self Test
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=659This module is a brief self-test which gives a review/assessment of the regression and statistics sections of the module. At the bottom, there is a grading button to rate the understanding of the material.Wed, 11 May 2005 09:20:27 -0400DAU StatRefresher: Final Test
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=660This module is a short quiz which gives a review/assessment of the main concepts for this refresher course. At the bottom, there is a grading button to rate the understanding of the material.Wed, 11 May 2005 02:59:12 -0400Statistics for Applications
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=793This undergraduate course in Statistics for Applications features lecture notes and assignments. Course topics include hypothesis testing and estimation, confidence intervals, chi-square tests, nonparametric statistics, analysis of variance, regression, and correlation. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Statistical Inference
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=794This 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. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Mathematical Statistics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=795Mathematical Statistics is a graduate-level course featuring book chapters and sections presented as lecture notes, problem sets, exams, and a description for an optional term-paper. The course covers decision theory, estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, asymptotic efficiency of estimates, exponential families, sequential analysis, and large sample theory. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Introduction to Modeling and Simulation
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=796This undergraduate course in modeling and simulation provides lecture notes and assignments, including the famous "Let's Make a Deal," probability problem. Course topics include basic concepts of computer modeling in science and engineering using discrete particle systems and continuum fields, techniques and software for statistical sampling, simulation, data analysis and visualization, use of statistical, quantum chemical, molecular dynamics, Monte Carlo, mesoscale and continuum methods to study fundamental physical phenomena encountered in the fields of computational physics, chemistry, mechanics, materials science, biology, and applied mathematics. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Statistical Physics I
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=797This undergraduate course in Statistical Physics features lecture notes, problem sets with solutions, plus exams and practice exams with solutions. Course topics include probability, statistical mechanics, and thermodynamics; random variables, joint and conditional probability densities, and functions of a random variable; concepts of macroscopic variables and thermodynamic equilibrium, fundamental assumption of statistical mechanics, microcanonical and canonical ensembles; and first, second, and third laws of thermodynamics. Examples illustrate a wide variety of physical phenomena such as magnetism, polyatomic gases, thermal radiation, electrons in solids, and noise in electronic devices. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Statistical Physics II
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=798This course is second in the series of undergraduate Statistical Physics courses and features comprehensive lecture notes and assignments. Course topics include probability distributions for classical and quantum systems; microcanonical, canonical, and grand canonical partition-functions and associated thermodynamic potentials; conditions of thermodynamic equilibrium for homogeneous and heterogeneous systems; non-interacting Bose and Fermi gases; mean field theories for real gases, binary mixtures, magnetic systems, polymer solutions; phase and reaction equilibria, critical phenomena; fluctuations, correlation functions and susceptibilities, and Kubo formulae; evolution of distribution functions: Boltzmann and Smoluchowski equations. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Statistical Mechanics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=800This course in Statistical Mechanics features problem sets and exams. Basic principles examined include: the laws of thermodynamics and the concepts of temperature, work, heat, and entropy; postulates of classical statistical mechanics, microcanonical, canonical, and grand canonical distributions; applications to lattice vibrations, ideal gas, photon gas; quantum statistical mechanics; Fermi and Bose systems; and interacting systems: cluster expansions, van der Waal's gas, and mean-field theory. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Statistical Mechanics II
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=801This course is the second half of a two-semester course on statistical mechanics. The website features twelve problem sets and detailed lecture notes. Topics explored include: the hydrodynamic limit and classical field theories; phase transitions and broken symmetries: universality, correlation functions, and scaling theory; the renormalization approach to collective phenomena; integrable models and quantum phase transitions. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Probabilistic Systems Analysis and Applied Probability
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=802This course features a full set of lecture notes and problem sets introducing students to the modeling, quantification, and analysis of uncertainty. Topics covered include: formulation and solution in sample space, random variables, transform techniques, simple random processes and their probability distributions, Markov processes, limit theorems, and elements of statistical inference.Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Communicating With Data
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=804This course features slide shows for each lecture and exams with solutions to teach students how to be intelligent users of management science techniques. The fundamental concepts underlying the quantitative techniques are presented as a way of thinking, not just a way of calculating, in order to enhance decision-making skills. Exercises and examples are drawn from marketing, finance, operations management, strategy, and other management functions. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Applied Statistics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=807This course is an introduction to applied statistics and data analysis providing lecture notes and exams. Topics include collecting and exploring data, basic inference, simple and multiple linear regression, analysis of variance, nonparametric methods, and statistical computing. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Econometrics
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=810This course covers the statistical tools needed to understand empirical economic research and to plan and execute independent research projects. Provided on the site are assignments and a project idea with related materials. Topics include statistical inference, regression, generalized least squares, instrumental variables, simultaneous equations models, and the evaluation of government policies and programs. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Logistical and Transportation Planning Methods
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=813This course provides lecture notes, readings, and assignments on quantitative techniques of Operations Research with emphasis on applications in transportation systems analysis and in the planning and design of logistically oriented urban service systems, as well as a unified study of functions of random variables, geometrical probability, multi-server queuing theory, spatial location theory, network analysis and graph theory, and relevant methods of simulation. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400Strategic Marketing Measurement
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http://www.causeweb.org/cwis/index.php?P=FullRecord&ResourceId=814A number of lecture notes and all assignments may be downloaded for this course. The course will teach you how to write, conduct and analyze a marketing research survey. The emphasis will be on discovering market structure and segmentation and providing “hands-on” exposure to analysis techniques that are widely used in consulting and marketing research (factor analysis, perceptual mapping, conjoint, and cluster analysis). The course assumes familiarity with basic probability, statistics, and multiple linear regression. Tue, 10 May 2005 10:26:24 -0400