Statistics for Masters Students, Summer Semester 2016
Prof. Dr. Dirk Metzler
Every Monday from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm in room D00.013.
Every Thursday from 5:30 pm to 6:15 pm, sometimes to 7 pm in room G00.031
The make-up exam will be on 13. September at 2:00 pm in lecture hall B01.019.
To take the make-up exam you need to register by e-mail to Dirk Metzler before 11. September.
You will have 90 minutes to answer the questions. Participants can
bring non-programmable pocket calculators an their personal assortment of
formulas on an A4 sheet. This A4 can have any contents on both sides BUT ONLY
IN YOUR OWN HANDWRITING! (no copy, not print-out, not another person's
1. Descriptive Statistics, bluearea.csv
2. Standard Error
3. Basics from Stochastics
5. Rank-sum Tests
6. Chi-square test
Examples of R commands:
There are several graphical user interfaces for, as for example RStudio.
D. Freedman, R. Pisani, R. Purves: Statistics (4. Ed.), Norton
P. Dalgaard: Introductory Statistics with R,
M. J. Crawley: Statistics: an introduction using R,
Wiley and Sons (2005)
A.F. Zuur, E.N. Ieno, N.J. Walker, A.A. Saveliev, G.M. Smith: Mixed
Effects Models and Extensions in Ecology with R, Springer (2009)
Last Change: Dirk Metzler, 5. August, 2016