This is an introduction to statistics that demonstrates general concepts and elements in a statistics course. It is an online learning tool for statistical analysis and combines text book and statistical analysis using a statistical tool called R. The goal is to help you learn statistical concepts in a hands-on online environment where you can analyze, compare, and visualize your own data

**What is statistics?**

Statistics is the science of collecting, organizing, and interpreting data (Moore & McCabe).

It is a technology that describes and measures aspects of nature from samples (Whitlock & Schulter)

**Website format**

Each statistical topic will be introduced in a 3 tab section format.

## Topic Overview

This tab will introduce the topic by presenting its definition and concept.

## Example

Contents of this tab gives an insight on how the concepts learned can be applied to in form of examples.

## R Exercise

Contents of this tab lets you test the knowledge of the material learned from the **Lesson** and **Example **tab. R commander/ R Studio will be introduced as tools (if applicable) to help calculating and analysis results effectively.

## Note:

For the Exercise section, it is recommended that you understand the structure of the analysis tool R and install all the components before beginning the lesson. Please read the following overview and instructions **HERE**