This textbook is an introduction to college mathematics. It covers set theory, …

This textbook is an introduction to college mathematics. It covers set theory, logic, numeration systems, probability, modular arithmetic, and measurement.

Introduction to Statistics is a resource for learning and teaching introductory statistics. …

Introduction to Statistics is a resource for learning and teaching introductory statistics. This work is in the public domain. Therefore, it can be copied and reproduced without limitation. However, we would appreciate a citation where possible. Please cite as: Online Statistics Education: A Multimedia Course of Study (http://onlinestatbook.com/). Project Leader: David M. Lane, Rice University. Instructor's manual, PowerPoint Slides, and additional questions are available.

This course covers descriptive statistics, the foundation of statistics, probability and random …

This course covers descriptive statistics, the foundation of statistics, probability and random distributions, and the relationships between various characteristics of data. Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to: Define the meaning of descriptive statistics and statistical inference; Distinguish between a population and a sample; Explain the purpose of measures of location, variability, and skewness; Calculate probabilities; Explain the difference between how probabilities are computed for discrete and continuous random variables; Recognize and understand discrete probability distribution functions, in general; Identify confidence intervals for means and proportions; Explain how the central limit theorem applies in inference; Calculate and interpret confidence intervals for one population average and one population proportion; Differentiate between Type I and Type II errors; Conduct and interpret hypothesis tests; Compute regression equations for data; Use regression equations to make predictions; Conduct and interpret ANOVA (Analysis of Variance). (Mathematics 121; See also: Biology 104, Computer Science 106, Economics 104, Psychology 201)

The main goal of the course is to highlight the general assumptions …

The main goal of the course is to highlight the general assumptions and methods that underlie all statistical analysis. The purpose is to get a good understanding of the scope, and the limitations of these methods. We also want to learn as much as possible about the assumptions behind the most common methods, in order to evaluate if they apply with reasonable accuracy to a given situation. Our goal is not so much learning bread and butter techniques: these are pre-programmed in widely available and used software, so much so that a mechanical acquisition of these techniques could be quickly done "on the job". What is more challenging is the evaluation of what the results of a statistical procedure really mean, how reliable they are in given circumstances, and what their limitations are.Login: guest_oclPassword: ocl

The book "Introductory Business Statistics" by Thomas K. Tiemann explores the basic …

The book "Introductory Business Statistics" by Thomas K. Tiemann explores the basic ideas behind statistics, such as populations, samples, the difference between data and information, and most importantly sampling distributions. The author covers topics including descriptive statistics and frequency distributions, normal and t-distributions, hypothesis testing, t-tests, f-tests, analysis of variance, non-parametric tests, and regression basics. Using real-world examples throughout the text, the author hopes to help students understand how statistics works, not just how to "get the right number."

Introductory Business Statistics is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements …

Introductory Business Statistics is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the one-semester statistics course for business, economics, and related majors. Core statistical concepts and skills have been augmented with practical business examples, scenarios, and exercises. The result is a meaningful understanding of the discipline, which will serve students in their business careers and real-world experiences.

This is a first draft of a free (as in speech, not …

This is a first draft of a free (as in speech, not as in beer, [Sta02]) (although it is free as in beer as well) textbook for a one-semester, undergraduate statistics course. It was used for Math 156 at Colorado State University–Pueblo in the spring semester of 2017.

Mathematics explained: Here you find videos on various math topics: Pre-university Calculus …

Mathematics explained: Here you find videos on various math topics:

Pre-university Calculus (functions, equations, differentiation and integration) Vector calculus (preparation for mechanics and dynamics courses) Differential equations, Calculus Functions of several variables, Calculus Linear Algebra Probability and Statistics

In this class, students use data and systems knowledge to build models …

In this class, students use data and systems knowledge to build models of complex socio-technical systems for improved system design and decision-making. Students will enhance their model-building skills, through review and extension of functions of random variables, Poisson processes, and Markov processes; move from applied probability to statistics via Chi-squared t and f tests, derived as functions of random variables; and review classical statistics, hypothesis tests, regression, correlation and causation, simple data mining techniques, and Bayesian vs. classical statistics. A class project is required.

This text is for an introductory level probability and statistics course with …

This text is for an introductory level probability and statistics course with an intermediate algebra prerequisite. The focus of the text follows the American Statistical Association’s Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE). Software examples provided for Microsoft Excel, TI-84 & TI-89 calculators. A separate document is provided on the website with examples in SPSS.

Students new to statistics are sure to benefit from this fully ADA accessible and relevant textbook. The examples resonate with everyday life, the text is approachable, and has a conversational tone to provide an inclusive and easy to read format for students.

This textbook incorporates the compilation of my notes over the years teaching introductory probability and statistics courses used to expand and enhance upon the open educational resource Statistics Using Technology by Kathryn Kozak, with some additional material adapted from OpenIntro Statistics by Diez, Barr, and Çetinkaya-Rundel. Both texts are licensed under CC BY-SA 4.0. This textbook, except for the cover art, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International License (CCBY-SA 4.0).

Review and content editing by Jennifer Ward. Recommended definition edits and glossary terms by Dr. Naghmeh Daneshi. Alternative text for images provided by Whitney Cave. Additional exercises from Whitney Cave and from MyOpenMath: https://www.myopenmath.com/. Copy editing by Walter Benson. Cover art by James Tadlock https://www.artstation.com/redhedron.

For instructors, there is a complete solution manual and two companion online homework courses. An adaptive learning system called Realizeit which has content from the text, videos and homework problems. A free MyOpenMath course with problems divided by chapter. Email Rachel Webb for more information.

Claude Shannon's idea of perfect secrecy: no amount of computational power can …

Claude Shannon's idea of perfect secrecy: no amount of computational power can help improve your ability to break the one-time pad. Created by Brit Cruise.

The students will play a classic game from a popular show. Through …

The students will play a classic game from a popular show. Through this they will see the probabilty that the ball will land each of the numbers with more accurate results coming from repeated testing.

In this section, you will be introduced to the concept of probability …

In this section, you will be introduced to the concept of probability and how it applies to real-world problems. You will learn important vocabulary in probability theory including simple event, event, sample space. You will learn the difference between mutually exclusive and independent events.

In the previous section, you were introduced to the basic concepts of …

In the previous section, you were introduced to the basic concepts of probability theory. In this section you’ll learn how to apply the theory to calculating various types of probabilities using two-way tables (contingency tables).

Welcome to 6.041/6.431, a subject on the modeling and analysis of random …

Welcome to 6.041/6.431, a subject on the modeling and analysis of random phenomena and processes, including the basics of statistical inference. Nowadays, there is broad consensus that the ability to think probabilistically is a fundamental component of scientific literacy. For example: The concept of statistical significance (to be touched upon at the end of this course) is considered by the Financial Times as one of "The Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Science". A recent Scientific American article argues that statistical literacy is crucial in making health-related decisions. Finally, an article in the New York Times identifies statistical data analysis as an upcoming profession, valuable everywhere, from Google and Netflix to the Office of Management and Budget. The aim of this class is to introduce the relevant models, skills, and tools, by combining mathematics with conceptual understanding and intuition.

Interpretations of the concept of probability. Basic probability rules; random variables and …

Interpretations of the concept of probability. Basic probability rules; random variables and distribution functions; functions of random variables. Applications to quality control and the reliability assessment of mechanical/electrical components, as well as simple structures and redundant systems. Elements of statistics. Bayesian methods in engineering. Methods for reliability and risk assessment of complex systems, (event-tree and fault-tree analysis, common-cause failures, human reliability models). Uncertainty propagation in complex systems (Monte Carlo methods, Latin Hypercube Sampling). Introduction to Markov models. Examples and applications from nuclear and chemical-process plants, waste repositories, and mechanical systems. Open to qualified undergraduates.

This lesson is a birthday problem that determines the probability that at …

This lesson is a birthday problem that determines the probability that at least 2 people in a room of 30 share the same birthday. [Probability playlist: Lesson 17 of 29]

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