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1. Summarizing Data
2. Data Visualization
3. Probability: Basics
4. Probabilities in Epidemiology
5. Populations and Samples
6. Bernoulli and Binomal Distributions
7. Normal Distribution
8. Statistical Literacy: Estimation and Hypothesis Testing
9. One Sample Inference
10. Two Sample Inference
11. Chi Square Tests
12. Simple Linear Regression and Correlation
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Unit 7. Normal Distributions
1. Introduction
2. Learning Module
3. Activities
4. Resources
(1) Introduction 
Video (Source: Statistics Learning Centre, Dr. Nic)  Probability Distribution Models (video, 6:47) 
Video (Source: Statistics Learning Centre, Dr. Nic)  Introduction to the Normal (video, 7:34) 
(source: https://www.zoology.ubc.ca/~whitlock/Kingfisher) Sampling from a Normally Distributed (html) 
ppt INTRODUCTION (Source: Whitlock and Schluter ) Overheads 10  The Normal Distribution (pdf, 7 pp) 
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(2) Learning Module 
BIOSTATS 540 Fall 2021 Course Notes 7. Normal Distribution (pdf, 32 pp) 
(Source: British Medical Journal Statistics Notes Series by Douglas Altman and Martin Bland)  Normal Distribution (html)
(Source: Open Intro Lecture by Mine CetinkayaRundel)  Normal Distribution (pdf, 28 slides) 
Video (source: Khan Academy) The Central Limit Theorem (video, 9:48)
Video (Source: i09.com)  The Central Limit Theorem Explained with Bunnies and Dragons (video, 3:39) 
Five (5) Homework questions embedded in notes, 7. Normal Distribution (pdf, 32 pp)
Due Friday November 5, 2021
Last date for submission with 10 points: Sunday November 7, 2021
Last date for submissin for credit (20 points): Friday November 12, 2021 

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(3) Activities 
Now You Try Unit 7  Normal Distribution SelfEvaluation Quiz Questions (pdf, 1 pp)
SOLUTIONS (pdf, 3 pp) 
Interactive App (Source: University of British Columbia) Sampling from a Normal Distribution (html) 
Interactive App (Source: University of British Columbia) Sampling Means from a Normal Distribution (html) 
R Users Video (Source: Statistics Learning Centre, Dr. Nic)  Introduction to the Normal (video, 7:34) 
NORMAL DISTRIBUTION CALCULATOR
(Source: www.artofstat.com) The Normal Distribution (html) 
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(4) Resources 
Video (Source: MarinStats Lectures) Normal Distribution: ZScores and Empirical Rule (video, 9:25) 
VIDEO (Source: i09.com)  The Central Limit Theorem Explained with Bunnies and Dragons (video, 3:39) 
VIDEO (Source: jbstatistics.com)  Introduction to the Normal Distribution (video, 5:26) 
VIDEO (Source: Khan Academy)  The Central Limit Theorem (video, 9:48) 
(Source: University of Sussex)  Introduction to the Normal Distribution (pdf, 29 slides) 
(Source: Pearson Education 2012)  Normal Probability Distributions (pdf, 105 slides) 
(Source: David Lane, Connexions)  History of Normal Distribution (html)

(Source: Wadsworth Cengage Learning)  Z Scores (html)

(Source: Stat Trel AP Statistics Tutorial) Normal Distribution(html) 
(Source: Wadsworth Cengage Learning) Central Limit Theorem (html) 
(Source: Open Intro Lecture by Mine CetinkayaRundel)  Normal Distribution (pdf, 28 slides) 
(Source: British Medical Journal Statistics Notes Series by Douglas Altman and Martin Bland)  Normal Distribution (html) 

