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Statistical Inference and Techniques

Statistical Topic Classifications
Categorical Methods (153)
Design of Experiments (30)
Estimation Principles (177)
Linear Models (360)
Multivariate Techniques (26)
Nonlinear Models (14)
Nonparametric Techniques (45)
One Numerical Variable Methods (158)
Sampling Distributions (50)
Significance Testing Principles (320)
Statistical Quality Control (17)
Survival Analysis (32)

Resources
 7 Things You Should Know About Clickers This reference resource explores the use of clickers, or personal response systems, in the classroom. Main points of discussion include what clickers are, who is using them, what makes them unique, why they are considered significicant, the downsides, and teaching and learning implications. https://library.educause.edu/~/media/files/library/2005/5/el...
 A Brief Introduction to Bayesian Statistics This pdf text file gives a short introduction to the methods of Bayesian inference. It gives a simple example that deals with jumping a paper frog. The topics listed in this document include: An example, comparison of frequentist and Bayesian methods, credible vs. confidence intervals, choice of prior and its effect on the posterior distribution. http://courses.ncssm.edu/math/Talks/PDFS/BullardNCTM2001.pdf
 A Brief Introduction to Probability and Statistics This online textbook covers the following probability and statistics topics: Independence; Venn Diagrams; Bayes's Theorem; Counting; Binomial Expansion; Binomial Distribution; Continuous Distributions; Infinitesimals in Probability; Averaging; Variance; Gaussian Distribution; Random Walks; Correlation; Causation; Linear Regression; Unbiased Estimators; Hypothesis Testing; Shape of the... http://www.statistics-help-online.com/
 A minimal set of R commands. These slides from the 2014 ICOTS workshop describe a minimal set of R commands for Introductory Statistics. Also, it describes the best way to teach them to students. There are 61 slides that start with plotting, move through modeling, and finish with randomization. http://rpruim.github.io/icots2014/Slides/LessVolume.html#/
 A Practical Approach to the Introductory Political Science Statistics Course This article contains practical information on teaching statistics to a political science class. http://www.statlit.org/pdf/2004KlassASA.pdf