Statistics in Biology


  • Below is a link to an excellent Handbook of Biological Statistics from the University of Delaware

http://udel.edu/~mcdonald/statintro.html


  • So.......Standard deviation. Here is a tutorial! Sorry its a little late!


http://www.mathsisfun.com/data/standard-deviation.html

  • And another on basic statistics

http://www.shodor.org/unchem-old/math/stats/index.html




  • And finally, Mr. Anderson's explanation of standard deviation!





  • Here is a video on how to calculate mean and standard deviation using a calculator



  • Here is a link to the instructions on how to calculate mean and standard deviation using an excel spreadsheet.

http://www.gifted.uconn.edu/siegle/research/Normal/stdexcel.htm


  • Click on the links below for some definitions and practice problems.

http://science.halleyhosting.com/sci/soph/inquiry/standdev.htm


http://science.halleyhosting.com/sci/soph/inquiry/standdev2.htm