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Honors Project Seminar - IDST - FALL 2020 - Humanities

Selected COMMON BIASES in interpreting information and data.

BASICS: mean, average, accuracy...

 

Sample size and margin of error

Statistically significant (unlikely to occur by chance)

Sense about Science

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Sense About Science works with scientists and members of the public to change public debates and to equip people to make sense of science and evidence. It is a great site to bookmark and use. If you are writing about statistics, check the guide below.

Logical Fallacies

Statistical Portals