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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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This Week
Weekly readings and assignments will be posted for 2 weeks.
THIS WEEK
This week.
Week 7. October 1620, 2017 
VIDEO (Source: Khan Academy) The Binomial Distribution (video 11:00)
VIDEO (Source: Open Intro Videos) Navigate by clicking on CHAPTER 3 Disributions, then click 3.4 Part 1 Binomial (video 8:46) 
Statistics in Practice
VIDEO (Source: TedTalk, Larry Gilbert) Why We Make Bad Decisions (video 33:38)

Course Text
(Source: Whitlock and Schluter, The Analysis of Biological Data, Second Edition ) For now slides 117 of Overheads 07  Proportions (pdf, 35 slides)
(Whitlock and Schluter, The Analysis of Biological Data, Second Edition) Chapter 7  Analyzing Proportions (pp 179184) 
BIOSTATS 540  Course Notes
6. The Bernoulli & Binomial Distributions (pdf, 23 pp) 
In Class Activity
YOUR TURN  exercises to work on in class (pdf, 1 pp) 
WORKED EXAMPLES!
(Source: Mine CetinkayaRundel, Duke University) The Binomial Distribution (pdf, 28 slides)
(Source: StatTrek.com) Tutorial: The Binomial Distribution (html)
Unit 6 Practice Quiz Questions (pdf, 1 pp) Solutions (pdf, 5 pp) 
HOMEWORK
Due Monday October 23, 2017
Last Date for Submission for Credit: Monday October 30, 2017
Questions (pdf, 1 pp) Solutions (pdf, 5 pp) 

Last week.
Week 6. October 1013, 2017 
VIDEO Two easy to follow introductions to the basics of sampling and its role in inference
(Source: Statistics Learning Centre) Sampling: Simple Random, Convenience, Systematic, Cluster Stratified (video 4:53)
(Source: Statistics Learning Centre) Variance and Sampling Error (video 6:29) 
Statistics in Practice
(Source: Five Thirty Eight) The Real Story of 2016 (html)
(Source: Rosenbaum DE. NY Times January 4, 1970) Statisticians Charge Draft Lottery Was Not Random (pdf, 1 pp)

Course Text
(Source: Whitlock and Schluter, The Analysis of Biological Data, Second Edition) Overheads 01  Introduction to Statistics and Sampling (pdf, 9 pp)
(Whitlock and Schluter, The Analysis of Biological Data, Second Edition) Chapter 1  Statistics & Samples 
BIOSTATS 540  Course Notes
5. Populations and Samples (pdf, 38 pp) 
WORKED EXAMPLES!
INTERACTIVE (Source: BMJ Statistics at Square One) 3. Populations and Samples with Quiz & Solutions (html)
Unit 5 Practice Quiz Questions (pdf, 1 pp) Solutions (pdf, 4 pp)

HOMEWORK
Due Monday October 16, 2017
Last Date for Submission for Credit: Monday October 23, 2017
Questions (pdf, 1 pp) Solutions (pdf, 2 pp) 

