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Identify distributions as symmetric or skewed.
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Sousa
CAPTURE-RECAPTURE SAMPLING: A STUDENT PROJECT Bruno C. de Sousa Universidade do Minho - Campus de Azurém, Portugal bruno@mct.uminho.pt Capture-Recapture Sampling is used when one is interested in estimating the size N of a certain population. With the help of EXCEL, we will illustrate how a student...
the flight takes off. This waiting time is known to have a skewed-right distribution with a mean of 10 minutes and a standard deviation of 8 minutes. Suppose 100 flights have been randomly sampled. Describe the samplingdistribution of the mean waiting time between when the airplane taxis away from the...
Summaries of Quantitative Variables 36
How to Handle Outliers 47
Features of Bell-Shaped Distributions 49
Skillbuilder Applet: The Empirical Rule in Action 56
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Key Terms 57
Exercises 58
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Sampling: Surveys and How
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Collecting and Using Sample...
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SAMPLING
A sample is a finite part of a statistical population whose properties are studied to gain information about...
Pedagogy: 1. Use of problem solving for all the topics. 2. Use of Statistics in Practice / Case lets / Case studies. 3. Use of Software like Excel / SPSS. |
Session Outline: |
Session | Topic / Description |
1 | Introduction to Probability – Experiments, Assigning Probabilities,...
Study Guide
MISCELLANEOUS, COMMONLY USED FORMULAS
Finite population correction factor:
Multiply SE of sample mean by fpc to make the correction
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Independent samples of same population with same standard deviation (variances are equal).
Confidence...
Tutorial:
* Business Statistics Module: Types of Data and Scales of Measurement
* Data Sets and Microsoft ExcelWorksheets (MS2010)
* Data Sets and Microsoft Excelworksheets (MS2007)
Statistics:
* The term statistics can refer to __numerical__facts____________________such as...
Chapter 4- Probability and Probability Distributions
In many situations, the uncertain quantity – demand, time between arrivals, stock price return, change in interest rate – is a numerical quantity. In the language of probability, such a numerical quantity is called a random variable.
Associated with...
the survey.
Click here to go to a Survey Tutorial file
Survey sample (in Vietnamese) Word document
Using Excel:
Inputing data into Excel (sample) Excel spreadsheet
Useful Excel Functions:
Average (to calculate mean), Stdev (to calculate sample standard deviation), Var (to calculate sample...
Conclusions based on Samples
Introduction
This chapter introduces how you can use data from a sample to draw conclusions about the larger population from which the sample was taken. Data often arises from the results of a survey of individuals. For example, the management of a fast food chain...
absolute concept. Bases are needed for evaluating materiality. Qualitative factors affect materiality decisions.
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9-4 (continued) 4. Expected distribution of the financial statements will affect the preliminary judgment of materiality. If the financial statements are widely distributed to users, the...
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Unit material: No prescribed textbook
Unit Book:
available on the Moodle site.
Exercises:
available on the Moodle site.
Software:
EXCEL.
Recommended Reference Books
Berenson M.L., Levine D.M., Krehbiel T.C., Watson J., Jayne N., Turner, L.W.,
O’Brien M., Basic Business Statistics...
submit all work in a Word file. You may copy and paste Excel files as a picture into the Word document (see tutorials in chapter appendices).
MegaStat is an optional, but recommended, Excel add-on that simplifies statistical analysis in Excel. It is available to download for a fee at the MegaStat...
– with a Chart in the right side Text or Content box. On the right of your screen, you’ll see that Microsoft Excel 2007 has opened with a number of entries. The entries you see on the Excel screen created the chart you see on the left in PowerPoint.
Rotation Tool: An image, shape or a word can be...
mean, median and mode of the data. In order to illustrate these findings, a frequency distribution table, histogram and ogive have been compiled. This progressed to estimate the measures of location from the distribution, followed by a brief explanation of the findings.
This led to a further consideration...