INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL REASONING

Instructor: Joshua M. Tebbs

Office: LeConte 217 (tel: 803-576-8765)

Office Hours: 8:45-9:30 and 10:45-11:30 MWF; open-door policy all other times

Class Time: 12:00-12:50 MWF in Gambrell 153

TA: Fanghua Chen (email)

Office: LeConte 111 (office hours: 2:30-4:30 MWF)

Resources:

* This is the complete set of course notes for STAT 110. Please let me know if you find any errors.

References in the notes:

• Aseffi and Garry (2003) (.pdf)
• Best (2001) (.pdf)
• Cox et al. (2015) (.pdf)
• Frenger et al. (2016) (.pdf)
• Ioannidis (2005) (.pdf)
• Jemmott et al. (2010) (.pdf)
• LaCour and Green (2014) (.pdf)
• Matthews et al. (2008) (.pdf)
• Morrow et al. (1999) (.pdf)
• Open Science Collaboration (2015) (.pdf)
• Pickett (2020) (.pdf)
• Reis et al. (2022) (.pdf)
• Scher et al. (2012) (.pdf)
• Silberstein et al. (2017) (.pdf)
• Singer (2005) (.pdf)
• The Physicians’ Health Study Research Group (1989) (.pdf)
• Uhuri et al. (1998) (.pdf)
• Williams (1990) (.pdf)
• Young et al. (2009) (.pdf)

Homework: All exercises are from Moore and Notz (2020). These are not to be turned in, but doing these exercises will help you prepare for my exams.

• Chapter 1: 1.8, 1.12, 1.15, 1.19, and 1.23. (Solutions)
• Chapter 2: 2.12, 2.15, 2.19, 2.21, and 2.25. (Solutions)
• Chapter 3: 3.8, 3.13, 3.18, 3.19, 3.20, and 3.28. (Solutions)
• Chapter 4: 4.8, 4.12, 4.19, 4.28, 4.36, and 4.37. (Solutions)
• Chapter 5: 5.7, 5.16, 5.19, 5.24, 5.25, and 5.28. (Solutions)

• Chapter 6: 6.11, 6.13, 6.17, 6.21, 6.25, and 6.30. (Solutions)
• Chapter 7: 7.18, 7.25, 7.28, 7.32, and 7.40. (Solutions)
• Chapter 8: 8.9, 8.12, 8.14, 8.19, and 8.24. (Solutions)
• Chapter 9: 9.8, 9.11, 9.20, 9.21, 9.22, and 9.23. (Solutions)
• Chapter 10: 10.11, 10.13, 10.14, 10.19, 10.28, and 10.32. (Solutions)
• Chapter 11: 11.12, 11.13, 11.15, 11.18, 11.23, and 11.24. (Solutions)

• Chapter 12: 12.9, 12.14, 12.17, 12.21, 12.30, and 12.36. (Solutions)
• Chapter 13: 13.11, 13.15, 13.24, 13.26, 13.32, and 13.33. (Solutions)
• Chapter 14: 14.12, 14.19, 14.23, 14.27, 14.28, and 14.34. (Solutions)
• Chapter 15:
• SAT data exercises: 15.10 and 15.12
• Manatee data exercises: 15.11 and 15.13
• Wine data exercises: 15.15, 15.18, 15.20, and 15.29.
• Additional exercises: 15.16 and 15.25. (Solutions)

·         Chapter 17: 17.14, 17.15, 17.17, 17.22, and 17.28. (Solutions)

·         Chapter 18: 18.9, 18.13, 18.15, 18.20, and 18.24. (Solutions)

·         Chapter 21: 21.12, 21.14, 21.36, and 21.38. (Solutions)

R Code: This is the R code I use to produce the figures in the notes.

Data sets: These are the data sets we use in class.

Exams:

Last updated: April 23, 2024.