This course covers the basics of using statistical methods for analysis. Through the use of visualizations, descriptive statistics, normal probability distributions, and hypothesis testing, you’ll analyze the evolution of a finch species on the Galapagos Archipelago.

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Lessons:

- Course Overview

- Course Data

- Import and Prepare Data

Explore your data visually.

Lessons:

- Types of Visualizations

- Scatter Plot

- Histogram

- Scatter Plot with Histograms

- Box Plot

Calculate measures of center, spread, and shape.

Lessons:

- Descriptive Statistics

- Measures of Center

- Measures of Spread

- Measures of Shape

- Calculate Multiple Statistics for Grouped Variables

Define and explore normal distributions.

Lessons:

- Normal Distribution

- Create and Visualize Normal Distributions

- PDF and CDF

- Fit a Normal Distribution

Perform hypothesis tests.

Lessons:

- Hypothesis Testing

- Test for Population Difference

- Test for Normality

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Lessons:

- Summary

- Additional Resources

- Course Survey

Format:Self-paced

Language:English

- Hands-on exercises with automated feedback
- Access to MATLAB through your web browser
- Shareable progress report and course certificate

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