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# Exercises - Normal Distribution

# Class Worksheet - Normality and Binomial Distribution

# Class Worksheet - Normal Distribution

# Spreadsheet Calculations - Normal Distribution

# Class Worksheet - Normality and Binomial Distribution

# Class Worksheet - Normal Distribution

# Lab - Normal Distribution

# Key Terms

# Normal Distribution

## Module Overview

Many inferential procedures assume that variable(s) under study follow a **normal distribution** in the population. In this module we will study properties of this distribution and learn how to calculate important measures that would be useful later in inference.

**Learning Objectives**:

- Understand the properties of a normal distribution, the graph of its density function, interpret areas enclosed by a normal curve over an interval, percentiles
- Learn and apply 68-95-99.7 Empirical Rule
- Standard normal distribution, z-scores and standard normal table
- Compute areas under the normal curve and interpret the results
- Compute percentiles and interpret the results
- Calculate cut-off values of the variable to cover
**middle p%**of the distribution - How normal is a population distribution - Learn how to infer that the population distribution of the variable is normal – set up hypothesis, use normal probability plot, Anderson-Darling normality test, interpret p-value of the test

**Chapter 6 – Normal Distribution – Pages 361 - 375**

**Suggested Exercises – Chapter 6 – Odds 60 through 80**

# Section 1: Chapter Exercises

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# Section 2: Class Worksheet - Normal Distribution

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# Section 3: Lab

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# Section 4: Key Terms

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# Section 5: Course Video Resources

- Author’s Video
**Khan Academy Videos**- Normal Distribution - Introduction
- Empirical Rule
- Standard Normal Distribution
- Area between two points – (check out all videos under this heading).
- Percentiles
- How normal is a distribution?

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