STATISTICS

Prof.  G. Battaly
Westchester Community College

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 Link to Overview of Statistical Procedures

  How to Check Your Final Grades Online 

STAY HEALTHY:  graphs + more links
Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE: COVID-19 Global Map
New York State/ City Information, incl Test Results: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) 
Westchester County Dept. of Health: Coronaviru Disease (COVID-19) 

Alaska Vanishing:  Village in Barrow, Alaska, is being eroded away by melting ice and menacing storms. 
The challenge:  salvage the history and the culture before that is also gone. Produced by fellow student, Kevin Hayes.



Special Assignment:  “How Exercise Could Help You Learn a New Language”  Gretchen Reynolds. New York Times, Aug 16, 2017
This article is about a study done by researchers in China and Italy:  Liu F, Sulpizio S, Kornpetpanee S, Job R (2017) It takes biking to learn: Physical activity improves learning a second language. PLoS ONE 12(5): e0177624. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0177624


Special Assignment:  “Did the Iowa Caucus Results Discredit Polls?”  Brian Lehrer Show, Feb 3,2016
President of Public Agenda Will Friedman and Harry Enten, senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight, discuss whether polling is a good measure of democracy at work.       Starts at 7 min 22 sec.  Ends at  35 min 22 sec.

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Sleep and Learning:  a New York Times article
 

NYT - Steven Strogatz, 2010

 

Useful Resources:             Geogebra   Instructions for Accessing Geogebra Stats     |     Rossman/Chance      |    Bat's Bytes   | 

Last Updated   01/17/22 02:36 PM
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