Learn Statistics with Python
Learn how to calculate and interpret several descriptive statistics using the Python library NumPy.
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Time to completeApprox. 15 hours
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
About this course
Statistics is a tool used to communicate our understanding of data. It helps us understand the world better, make assertions, and communicate our confidence in the statements we are making.
Syllabus11 lessons • 6 projects • 6 quizzes
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Projects in this course
Central Tendency for Housing DataIn this project, you will use your knowledge of mean, median and mode to make conclusions about three boroughs in New York City: Manhattan, New York City, and Queens.
Variance in WeatherFind the best time to visit London by examining weather data.
Traveling to AcadiaUse histograms to find the best time of year to visit Acadia, Maine.
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