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Statistics

The emphasis in this Nuffield Advanced Mathematics option was on non-parametric methods to help students to gain a good understanding of statistical processes. Students required access to a computer with a professional statistics package to gain the full benefit from this option.

Contents

1. Introduction

2. Collecting real data

3. Looking for differences

4. Fitting a model to the data

5. The Poisson distribution

6. Simulations

7. Summaries and exercises

8. Hints

9. Answers

Appendix A: The HEIGHT dataset

Appendix B: Tables

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