# Statistics 226

## Winter 1997

Last updated: 22 Mar 1997 15:25

• 16-Mar Final exam problems now available. [Updated 4:13 pm]
• 15-Mar Unclaimed homeworks, including homework 5 for those who submitted HW5 on time, are now in the Stat 226 box outside my office (Eckhart 126)
• Homework 5 scores, solutions posted
• 14-Mar FOUND in Eckhart 133: One beeper. Identify and claim from Mitzi in Eck105.
• 9-Mar
Just when you thought that it was safe to use Stata again...
Hints on using loglin to fit models with five (or more) variables can be found in the latest edition of the question and answer page.
• 5-Mar Solutions and scores for the midterm exam now available.
See the new "Exams" section of this web page.
• 4-Mar New class handouts; ALSO computer platform-specific versions of loglin

## Homework Assignments

If Acrobat Reader or Acrobat Exchange is not already installed on your computer, you will need to download Adobe Acrobat Reader from Room Service to view and print homework solutions in PDF format. Select the version appropriate to the computer you are using.
1. Homework 1 Due Tues 14-Jan-97.
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2. Homework 2 Due Thurs 23-Jan-97.
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3. Homework 3 Due Tues 4-Feb-97.
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4. Homework 4 Due Thur 27-Feb-97.
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5. Homework 5 Due Tues 11-Mar-97.
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## Miscellaneous

• Data Sets
• [Description] [Data] [Graphs] -- Homicides in Chicago
• [Description] [Data] -- Sex and ethical choices
• [Description] [Data] -- Cancer remission and labeling index (Agresti, p 88)
• [Description] [Data] -- Death penalty by race of defendant and victim (Agresti, p 136)
• [Description] [Data] -- Delinquency, SES, and Boy Scouts (Agresti, p 157)
• [Description] [Data] -- Teen sexual behavior (Agresti, p 157)

• Copy these files to the directory on your local computer from which you run your Stata analyses:
• If you are running Stata on a Unix machine (such as mach):
• If you are running Stata on an IBM-compatible machine (Windows, etc):
• If you are running Stata on a Macintosh:

Once these files are on the computer you are using, the commands "loglin" and "help loglin" will be available to you. You may wish to print out the results of the "help loglin" command for later reference.

## People

Instructor: Ronald Thisted (thisted@galton.uchicago.edu) Eckhart 126, 2-8332, Office Hours: M 3-4.
Course Assistant: Molly Huang (huang@galton.uchicago.edu) Eckhart 131, 2-7875, Office Hours: W 11-12.
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