STA 6126 -Stat Meth Soc Res 1

Fall 2018 Textbook:  Agresti  (2018). Statistical Methods for the Social Sciences, 5th Ed.

Fall 2018 Syllabus    Word        PDF

Instructor: Larry Winner
Office Hours: 
M 9:50-11:20  Tu 11:45-1:15  W 10:30-12:00  Th 8:00-9:15 @ 228 Griffin-Floyd
Phone: 273-2995

TAs: Ruoyang Zhang   Office: FLO 117D    E-Mail:   Office Hours: MW 2:00-4:00PM
         Dina Akimova     Office: FLO 209      E-mail:   Office Hours: Tu 2:00-3:45  Th 12:50-2:50  

Datasets for 4th Edition of Agresti/Finlay

1. Introductory statistics with R

Peter Dalgaard.

Author: Dalgaard, Peter

Published: New York : Springer, c2008.

(E-book)  E-book

SpringerLink An electronic book accessible through the World Wide Web; click for information

UF ONLINE See Link to Connect

Retail Sales Data

Combined Z&t-Table (You may write on back)

Combined Z & Chi-square Table (You may write on back)

Combined t, chi-square, and F-table (You may write on back)

Combined Z, t, Chi-Square Table

General SPSS instructions


Practice Problems from Old Exams by Chapter   PDF      Answers (QB-QE)     Answers (QF-QG)     Answers QH-QJ    Note: QH.4. Is "TRUE"

Exam 1 Topics (Fall 2018)

Exam 1 - Fall 2004

Exam 1 - Fall 2005

Exam1 - Fall 2006

Exam 1 - Fall 2007

Exam 1 - Fall 2008

Exam 1 - Fall 2010

Old Exam 1 Solutions

Fall 2008 - Exam 1 Grade Distribution

Exam 2 Topics  (Fall 2018)

Exam 2 - Fall 2004

Exam 2 - Fall 2005

Exam 2 - Fall 2006

Exam 2 Solutions 2006 (One Version)    Exam 2 Solutions 2006 (Other Version)

Exam 2 - Fall 2008

Exam 3 Topics (Fall 2007)

Exam 3 - Fall 2004

Exam 3 - Fall 2005

Final Exam Topics - Fall 2011 - Bring t,X2,F Table

Exam 4 - Fall 2006 (Does not include Multiple Regression)

Exam 4 - Fall 2007 (Does not include Multiple Regression)

Multiple Regression Practice Problem

Homework 1 - Fall 2018  (Due 9/14/2018)      

R Program      Wine  
Data  .csv     Composer   Data (.csv)      Description     Guitarist    (Data  .csv)   (Description)     NHL Height/Weight   Data (.csv)     Rock & Roll Marathon Speeds   Data (.csv)

Homework 2 - Fall 2018    (Due 10/22/2018)         PDF         Partial R Program   UPDATED 10/12/2018 @ 9:40AM

Box Office Revenues and Rotton Tomato Critic Reviews for Movies Making $80M Through Year 2012       Data (.csv)      Description

Children Participating in Cooking and Calorie Intake             Data (.csv)         Description

Risk Taking and Framing of Choices  (Description)           (.csv)

Homework 3  -  Fall 2018  (Due 11/14/2018)

Ballot Order and Voter Choice  (Data)        (Description)            R Program

Marijuana Use and Party/Dance Participation  (Data .csv)       Individual Data (.csv)          (Description)          R Program

Homework 4 - Fall 2018  (In-class 11/30/2018)

Worksheet  (Word)         Worksheet (pdf)

Bollywood Films Grosses and Budgets  2013-2017      Data (.csv)       Description      R Program

Lecture Notes

Chapter 1 Slides (PPT)                  Color

Chapter 2 Slides (PPT)                  Color

Chapter 3 Slides (PPT)                  Color

World Country GDP per Energy Usage and Internet Per 100 People     Data (.csv)     Description    R Program

IMDB Movie Reviews for 4 Movies         Data (.csv)     Description      R Program

R Program for Descriptive Statistics 8/29/2018

March 2005 World Gas Prices (EXCEL)

Grapefruit Juice Data (EXCEL)

Smoking Staus Data  (EXCEL)

Antibiotic Study Data  (EXCEL)

Drug Approval Times Data  (EXCEL)

Streptomycin Study Data  (EXCEL)

Descriptive Statistics (PPT)

Chapter 4 Slides (PPT)                  Color

County Percent Vote for GWB 2004 -  Normal Distribution  (PPT)

Shaquille O'Neal Free Throw Attempts   Data (.csv)

Philadelphia Rain Example (First 100 Samples and Means)

Philadelphia Rain Example  (All 1000 Sample Means, SD, CI's)

Philadelphia Rain Example  (Summary)

Chapter 5 Slides (PPT)                  Color

CI Examples  R Program

Small Cample CI's for Mean and CI for Median      R Program

A&F Exercise 5.24 (4th Ed.) R Program

Pew Research Center - Oprah Factor

Political Poll EXCEL Spreadsheet

Political Poll Worksheet

A&F Example 5.9 - (EXCEL without Variable Names in 1st Row)

Chapter 6 Slides (PPT)                  Color

Lotto Example

Chapter 7 Slides (PPT)                  Color

Caffeine data (EXCEL)

Binomial Distribution - Re-arrest Data

Chapter 8 Slides (PPT)                  Color

R Program for Cyclone Data

Parole Prognosis Example

Variety Seeking Worksheet    EXCEL Spreadsheet (Numbers Slightly Different from Worksheet)

Measures of Association Worksheet

Chapter 9 Slides (PPT)                  Color

BMI Alcohol Volume      Data (.csv)        R Program  

Simple Regression Worksheet

Temperature/Hair Growth Data

Temperature/Hair Growth Spreadsheet (EXCEL)

Chapter 10 Slides (PPT)                 Color

Sex Lies and Religion (EXCEL)

Simpson's Paradox - Canadian Children per Household

titanic survival (EXCEL)

Gainesville Home Prices (EXCEL)

Florida County Crime Data  (EXCEL)

Chapter 11 Slides (PPT)                 Color

Immigrant Wage Example

Texas Weather Data

Texas Weather Worksheet

World Agriculture Production and Resources  (EXCEL)

Data Sets

Measurements on Kanets of Punjab (Lahoul and Kulu)   (EXCEL)

2007 Major League Baseball Salaries (EXCEL)

Galton Height Data (EXCEL)

Geography Quiz Data

U.S. SMSA Retail Data (1992)

 Atlanta-Honolulu Flights - Delta  October, 2004

Age at Death (1845-6)

Hot Dog


Ethnic Business in LA

 World Money Supply (1899)

 Florida Nurses

 Retail Chain Sales

Marijuana Use and Party/Dance Participation  (Data)

Marijuana Use and Party/Dance Participation  (Description)

Ballot Order and Voting Choice (Data)

Ballot Order and Voting Choice (Description)

State Population and Wine Consumption

Practice Problems (Not to be handed in)

Chapter 1: 3,5,7,17
 Chapter 2: 1,3,5,11,13,15,19,29,37
 Chapter 3: 1,5,7,9,13,15,19,23,27,31,45,47,49,53,69,71
 Chapter 4: 1,3,5,9,11,15,17,21,23,29,31,39,49,51,53
 Chapter 5: 1,3,5,9,11,15,17,21,25,31,35,39,57,67,69
 Chapter 6: 1,3,5,7,11,13,15,17,21,25,40,45,53,55,57,61
 Chapter 7: 1,3,5,7,13,17,21,25,27,37,39,59,61,63
 Chapter 8: 3,5,7,9,13,17,21,25,27,35,38,39,41,45
 Chapter 9: 1,3,7,9,11,13,17,19,21,27,29,31,43,47,51,55,59,61
 Chapter 10: 1,3,7,9,11,13,19,21,23,29,37,42,43,44,45
 Chapter 11: 1,5,7,9,11,17,25,49