Sunday, November 27, 2016
Friday, November 18, 2016
Notes on frequency tables and the five number summary
Notes on frequency tables, n (length of list) and sum(x)
Notes on the shared birthday problem
Notes on binomial distributions (on our homework, making free throws)
Notes on using the normal distribution system (z-scores and look-up tables) to find the percentage between two z-score values (on our homework, males listed at a certain height, on the website, females listed at a certain height. Only the mu and sigma are different.)
Thursday, November 10, 2016
I made a mistake labeling this homework assignment, calling it Homework 11. It is actually Homework 10 for the Tuesday-Thursday class.
These notes are from my statistics blog. The links contain a lot of information that we won't get to in Math for Liberal Arts. You should be able to search in your web browser for words like "mean", "median" and "mode", etc.
Notes on mean, median and mode
Notes on the five summary and outliers
Notes on raw scores to z-scores to proportions, also percentiles to z-scores to raw scores