# probability and probability distribution

## M3 Homework â€“ Probability and Probability Distributions

Name:____________________________

This weekâ€™s homework will cover the following topics:

Probability & Probability Rules

Introduction of Risk, Proportions, Rates

Normal Distribution

T Distribution

Binomial Distribution

Chi-Square Distribution

Poisson Distribution

F Distribution

Directions:In the space provided below, complete the following problems from Gerstman textbook: Use two decimal places unless otherwise stated.

Chapter Review Exercises

Chapter 5 on pages 129-130 (5.1 through 5.18)

Chapter 6 on pages 144-145 (6.1 through 6.18)

Chapter 7on pages 171-172 (7.1 through 7.24)

### Chapter 7 Review Questions

Guidelines

• Chapters 5, 6, and 7 in the Basic Biostatistics textbook [28, 14, 28 pages]
• Chapter 5 in The Cartoon Guide to Statistics textbook [16 pages]

Competencies:
4. Interpret results of data analysis for public health research, policy, or practice.
5. Select methods to evaluate public health programs.

Learning Objectives:
1. Interpret results of data analysis for public health research, policy, or practice.
2. Calculate answers to biostatistics problems, including probabilities.
3. Describe the basic concepts of probability, random variation, and commonly used statistical probability distributions.