18.441 Statistical Inference, Spring 2002
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Reviews probability and introduces statistical inference. Point and interval estimation. The maximum likelihood method. Hypothesis testing. Likelihood-ratio tests and Bayesian methods. Nonparametric methods. Analysis of variance, regression analysis and correlation. Chi-square goodness of fit tests. More theoretical than 18.443 (Statistics for Applications) and more detailed in its treatment of statistics than 18.05 (Introduction to Probability and Statistics).
Point and interval estimation, The maximum likelihood method, Hypothesis testing, Nonparametric methods, Chi-square goodness of fit tests, Likelihood-ratio tests and Bayesian methods, probability, statistical inference, Analysis of variance, regression analysis and correlation, Mathematical statistics