Reading 14


Read the following chapters in Introductory Statistics with Randomization and Simulation before class on October 25:

  • (These sections review prior material, so questions on these sections will not be counted as a post) Chapter 1: read 1.1, skim 1.2
  • (Ask questions about these sections) Chapter 1: read 1.3, 1.4 (skip 1.4.2), 1.5, 1.6

The first six sections of Chapter 1 discusses concepts about experimental data collection and how to start evaluating numerical data from a statistical point-of-view.

Github discussion thread

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To receive a question post credit

Write a post in this thread that contains at least 2 questions you had about this reading before the end of the day on October 26. If you have more than 2 questions, that is okay! This is to help you learn.

Your questions should be written as complete sentences, and make sure that you include enough context in your post that other students will understand what you’re asking about.

To receive an answer post credit

Read through the questions asked by other students in this thread. Answer one of the questions using full sentences before the end of the day on November 1. When answering the question, tag the student that asked the question by typing @username, replacing the word “username” with their actual Github account name. In addition, tag me @jkglasbrenner and the CDS-101 grader @shuaibm at the top or bottom of your response.