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Statistical Inference and Techniques

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 *Using an Applet to Demonstrate a Sampling Distribution This in-class demonstration combines real world data collection with the use of the applet to enhance the understanding of sampling distribution. Students will work in groups to determine the average date of their 30 coins. In turn, they will report their mean to the instructor, who will record these. The instructor can then create a histogram based on their sample means and explain that they... http://serc.carleton.edu/sp/cause/interactive/examples/13785...
 2000 Hate Crime Statistics This is an article which contains background information as well as 14 tables for the hate crime statistics in 2000. The document is divided into methodology, hate crime statistics, and jurisdictional hate crime statistics. The file is in Adobe Acrobat format. http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/hate-crime/2000
 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. http://www.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/ELI7002.pdf
 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/