FAQs for STA 309

 

 

EXCEL HOMEWORK 1 CLARIFICATIONS

 

On the Histogram, you should put the bins in a range of cells and then reference those cells in the histogram dialog box as you create the histogram.

 

On the scatter plots, if you highlight the state names you may get a strange looking scatter plot.  Try doing it without highlighting the state names. 

 

On problem 8 when you are asked for the % of variation in the Vanguard Fund that can be accounted for by knowing the EAFE, this is referring to r-squared (the coefficient of determination).  This is what r-squared tells you.

 

One of the data files you need for the first Excel Homework is posted on the opening page of this web site.

 

 

 

OTHER ITEMS

 

I will E-mail changes to course schedule so please check your e-mail often.

 

 

 

 

 

 

FAQs for STA 309H--To be posted as needed