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The Sampling Distribution of the Sample Mean

Before talking about the Central Limit Theorem (CLT), it’s necessary to distinguish between the probability distribution of the population of interest and the sampling distribution of the sample mean. 1,214 more words


How Did Home Sellers Handle Multiple Offers

Consider me your resource for all things real estate!  Selling, buying, upsizing, downsizing, relocating, investing, vendor referrals, shoulder to cry on during renovations and more. … 11 more words

Writing results outside a paper

I’m working away at analyzing the results from my last experiment. It’s coming along, although a bit slower than I’d like. But that’s because I haven’t been dedicating as much time to it as I should, I’ve been busy with other stuff. 436 more words


Video Tutorial - Rolling 2 Dice: An Intuitive Explanation of The Central Limit Theorem

According to the central limit theorem, if

  • random variables, , are independent and identically distributed,
  • is sufficiently large,

then the distribution of their sample mean, , is approximately normal, and this approximation is better as increases. 92 more words


BIOFRAG - Biodiversity responses to Forest Fragmentation

Another interesting project closely related to PREDICTS is the BIOFRAG Project, which tries to construct a global database of research papers dealing with Forest Fragmentation and its impacts on Biodiversity taxa. 184 more words


More homeowners are becoming first-time landlords

By Tim Logan,  latimes.com

Instead of selling their home when they buy a new one, many move-up buyers are keeping the old place and renting it out, real estate experts say. 1,200 more words

The Top Five Stories You Should Read Today (April 11, 2014)

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