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# Statistics Overview

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Author: Isaiah Steinke
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This lesson will provide a definition and overview of statistics

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## Notes: Statistics Overview

Overview

(0:00 – 0:44) Introduction; What is/are statistics?

(0:45 – 1:34) Why are we interested in statistics?

(1:35 – 2:36) Examples of statistics

(2:37 – 3:44) Descriptive and Inferential Statistics; Recap

Terms to Know
Descriptive statistics

Using only the information at hand to describe the selected group of individuals

Inferential statistics

Using the information at hand to make a larger, more general statement about the entire population of individuals

Statistical analysis

All the ways of collecting, analyzing, and interpreting the data

Statistical study

A way to collect information from individuals

Statistics

The study of collecting, analyzing, interpreting, and presenting information