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Answer Checking - Modified for Environmental Data Analysis/Statistics Course
06 Jun 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Jennifer Prairie
University of San Diego
Modified answer checking worksheet from original BIOMAAP resource to include two additional questions relating to probability/P-values.
Reflective Writing Adapted for Non-Majors
14 May 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Crystal Peirce
This activity introduces the research showing a benefit of reflective writing, and then uses a modified version of the prompt from Park et al. to provide practice. The prompts have been modified to...
The Chi-Square Test
15 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Lou Gross1, Monica Beals1, Susan Harrell1
University of Tennessee Knoxville
This module introduces how to determine whether observation is significantly different from expectation in the context of understanding Chi-square Test. It is intended for an introductory biology...
A Very Basic Tutorial for Performing Linear Mixed Effects Analyses: Tutorial 2
20 Oct 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):
By Bodo Winter
University of California, Merced
The second of two tutorials that introduce you to linear and linear mixed models. This tutorial serves as a quick boot camp to jump-start your own analyses with linear mixed effects models.
Linear Models and Linear Mixed Effects in R: Tutorial 1
The first of two tutorials that introduce you to linear and linear mixed models.
Taking a Second Look: Investigating Biology with Visual Datasets
By Ethel Stanley
An article exploring the use of visual datasets as an educational aid for biology students.
David William Jacobson
Introduction to Stochastic Modeling
11 Jul 2017 |
Posted by Tony Weisstein
Modeling the Dynamics of Life: Calculus and Probability for Life Scientits
16 Jun 2016 |
Posted by Timothy John Beaulieu
Mendelian Genetics, Probability, Pedigree, and Chi-Squared Statistics
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03 Oct 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Anne Brokaw, Michelle Garber-Talamo
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/publications/341In this classroom activity, students are introduced to the genetics of sickle cell disease by a short film The Making of the Fittest: Natural Selection in Humans . A classroom handout...
Wikipedia category: Probability (apparent) paradoxes
07 Sep 2015 |
Posted by Drew LaMar
A brief review of basic probability theory
10 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Winfried Just
The spread of infectious diseases is inherently a stochastic process and the materials posted at this web site heavily rely on probability theory. Here we review some basic concepts of probability theory for easy reference. The material is restricted to notions that are used in teaching...
Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data, A Bayesian Approach
25 Feb 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Jim Albert, Allan Rossman
From the project website " Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data, A Bayesian Approach, Key College Press; ISBN: 1930190123 (coauthored with Allan J. Rossman of Dickinson College) is a collection of classroom and homework activities designed to introduce the student to...
Innovative Teaching Exchange: Asking Questions in Probability Class
25 Feb 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Queena N. Lee-Chua
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/898This is an article in MAA's Innovative Teaching Exchange that describes strategies to get students past thoughtless number crunching, guessing, and intuition when it comes...
SUMS4Bio - Video tutorials in math and stats for biology students
27 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Jeremy M Wojdak, Caleb Adams, Daniel Cole Metz
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/747This website features an array of short video tutorials on ideas covered in Radford University's Math4Bio and Stats4Bio courses. Some videos cover concepts, while...
Birthday Problem and Class Phenotypic Probabilities
13 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: John R. Jungck, Annelise L. Myers, Jennifer A. Spangenberg
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/774An Excel sheet that allows students to input class data about various phenotypic features and then calculates the probability of other people having the same...
Linked Genes and Recombination: Advanced Punnett Squares
12 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Dr. Kaci Thompson, Dr. Karen Nelson
This resource has been updated - find the current version here: https://qubeshub.org/qubesresources/publications/743An online module in which students learn about more difficult genetics problems, including linked genes and crossing over. Quantitatively students learn about marginal...
Classical Genetics Simulator
12 Jan 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Ben Adamczyk
Students manage virtual fly populations to determine the mode of inheritance for various traits in different populations. Students seek solutions using probabilities and testing the validity of their assumptions using chi-squared analysis.