Last Modified: December 8, 2014

Statistical Methods for Statisticians and Actuaries

The notes and scripts included here are copyrighted by their author, Larry P. Ammann, and are intended for the use of students currently registered for Stat 3355. They may not be copied or used for any other purpose without permission of the author.

Please follow the *Assignment 0* link under **Homework and Project Assignments**
shown below. You will need to download and install the statistical software **R** which will
be used in this course. This link also contains a discussion item for class on September 2.

- Syllabus
- Class Notes
- Graphical tools
- Numerical summaries of data
- Estimation
- Estimation of a Population Variance
- Other Estimation Problems
- Statistical Decisions
- Hypothesis tests for a population proportion
- Hypothesis tests for a population mean
- Hypothesis tests to compare means of two populations - independent samples
- Hypothesis tests to compare means of two populations - paired samples
- Chi-square test for independence in two-way frequency tables
- Nonparametric tests

- Inference for Regression
- Polynomial Regression

- Software for Statistical Analysis

- Homework and Project Assignments

- Example R scripts

2014-12-08