Intro to Data - print, read, highlight/annotate and answer Q 1.2 and 1.3
Read this link of standard deviation.
Data Dredging - read, take notes or outline.
Stats/Nature of Science Readings
Stats Std Deviation vs MAD
The New Yorker Articles (and other sources)
Salmonella should scare the crap out of you!
Resources for Units
Learning Excel - go here
Interactive Graphs and whatnot
Intro to Tableau
Measures of Central Tendency
What is Central Tendency
Guided lesson on mean, median and mode
Go here: Datacamp
R CHEAT SHEET
Create an account and start enroll in Intro to R
Graphing in R:
Sites for Infographics
Bathing Friends file
Use Optima for Animals pg 18, 70, 85 - Use solver for Moose data
Excel Wine Data
Network graphs with Fusion Tables
Even further explanation
H Band Class template
B Band Class Template
...And the results
Intro to Correlation and Regression
Assumptions of Regression
1st Data set - Lions, black noses and ages
2nd Data set - Face width and penalty minutes
**How to make sense of the 2nd data set
3rd dataset - Iron and Phytoplankton growth
First lesson on Regression in Excel
BEST EXPLANATION OF CORRELATION VS. REGRESSION
Experimental design project guidelines
Design an experiment
1. Research the topic.
2. Design your experimental protocol by considering the following:
Mini data project
Using the included Motor Trend cars dataset calculate the following:
1. Scour the web for 2 excellent data visualizations/infographics.
For each write a short paragraph to answer each of the following questions:
- Why did you pick this visualization?
- Explain the data that is displays.
How many axes are shown? How many data points? (Estimate this)
Are there any summary stats shown, and if so which ones?
- What makes it good? How does it accomplish something more than displaying numbers...
- How could it be improved?
Baseball salary data, instructions click here
Dissolved oxygen data, instructions click here
Data for histogram
Good histogram data
Practice data sets
ed spending - best graph choice
deaths from tigers - best graph choice
salmon length and mass - best choice to demonstrate relationship
sea anemone startle response times:
Confidence Intervals and T-tests
Beer and mosquitoes
T test Mini Project
Google Fusion Tables
Instructions for Activity
Population by County
Quiz data for 10/3/14
Graphing Test doc
*** Immediately save as FirstLast_DataGraphingQuiz
Q2 - Endangered species
Q3 - Spermatophore masses
Q4 - Fruits and photosynthesis
Q5 - Hurricanes
Quiz data for 12/12/14
Data Analysis in Practice
The flowchart from class
Old Rubric outline:
New PBA Data Project Tasks