Li, Ching Chun Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
- Parameter and statistics
- Data presentation and description
- Normal distribution
- Test of hypothesis
- Student's t distribution
- Analysis of variance
- Linear regression
- Path coefficients
- Binomial population and sampling
- Poisson distribution
- Chi-square test
- Maximum likelihood method
- Links to Primary Literature
- Additional Readings
The application of mathematical and statistical methods to describe and analyze data concerning the variation of biological characteristics obtained from either observation or experiment. The concept of a population and the samples derived from it are discussed in this article.
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