Statistics II

  1. Sampling Techniques

Simple random sampling, stratified sampling, cluster sampling, systematic sampling. 

  1. Estimation Theory

Estimator and estimate, Point estimation, Interval estimation, Sampling distributions, t, F, and chi-square distributions. 

  1. Hypothesis Testing

Null and alternate hypothesis, Test statistic, Testing equality of means, Testing equality of variances, Power of the test. 

  1. Relation between Two Variables

Correlation coefficient, Regression analysis, Statistical inference about regression parameters. 


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