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Title: Descriptive Statistics, Measures of Central Tendency, and Dispersion
Url: http://www.nyx.net/~tmacfarl/STAT_TUT/cent_tnd.ssi
Creator: MacFarland, Thomas W.
Publisher: Nova Southeastern University
Description: This tutorial, created by Thomas W. MacFarland of Nova Southeaster University, describes various measures of central tendency, their theory and use, and demonstrates them with an example on final exam scores. Data sets are provided in both SPSS and Minitab code. This is a great introduction to more in-depth statistics. It is perfect for either teachers or students wanting to expand on either their respective teachings or studies.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Analysis -- Functional analysis -- Theory of distributions
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Analysis of variance and covariance. Experimental design
Science -- Mathematics -- Mathematical statistics -- Study and teaching. Research
Science -- Mathematics -- Probabilities -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics -- Statistics
Mathematics -- Probability
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Median, mean, and mode
Mathematics -- Probability
Mathematics -- Domain and range
Mathematics -- Standard deviation
Mathematics -- Statistics
Mathematics -- Tests of variance
Date Issued: 1998
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Mathematics Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Dr. Thomas W. MacFarland
Access Rights: Free access
Source: CAUSEweb
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Resource URL Clicks: 2
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