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Title: Introduction to Descriptive Statistics
Url: http://mste.illinois.edu/hill/dstat/dstat.html
Creator: Hill, Jay
Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Description: This tutorial, authored by Jay Hill of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, introduces mean, median, mode, variance, and standard deviation using sports statistics from the Internet and class-generated statistics. Students should understand stem-and-leaf plots before using this tutorial. This material is intended for class use. Excel spreadsheets with sample data are also available for download. The relation links to a letter for teachers.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Recreation. Leisure -- Recreation. Leisure -- Sports -- Sports records and statistics. Champions
Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Combinatorics. Combinatorial analysis -- Graph theory
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 -- Standard deviation
Mathematics -- Statistics
Mathematics -- Variation
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Mathematics Materials
Study Guides
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
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2009-01-19 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-16 12:54:02 (W3C-DTF)
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