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Week 1 : Day 1

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Week 1 : Day 1 SOC 301

Madison Cunningham
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Introduction to Social Statistics
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Dave Roelfs
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This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Madison Cunningham on Tuesday August 23, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to SOC 301 at University of Louisville taught by Dave Roelfs in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 5 views. For similar materials see Introduction to Social Statistics in Sociology at University of Louisville.

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Date Created: 08/23/16
August 22, 2016 Introduction to Social Statistics Statistics: (Definition according to Merriam-Webster Dictionary) noun  1 : A branch of mathematics dealing with the collection, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of masses of numerical data 2 : A collection of quantitative data  Level of measurement (for a variable) o Nominal: this is the most simplistic level  Ex: “yes” and “no” answers  Answers can be categorized  Answers cannot assign meaningful #’s  Answers cannot be put in order o Ordinal:  Ex: course evaluations  Answers can be categorized  Answers are arbitrary  Answers can be put in order o Interval/Ratio:  Ex: a person’s weight  Answers can be categorized  Answers are real meaningful #’s  Answers can be put in order

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