May 28, 2014
The Mendel's Laws of Inheritance case study and data sets.
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Chi-squared Goodness-of-Fit Test and Chi-squared Test for Two-Way tables
Use the data sets provided to explore Mendel’s Laws of Inheritance for dominant and recessive traits. Key ideas: Genetic linkage, independence, laws of probability.
JMP features demonstrated
Analyze > Distribution, Analyze > Fit Y by X, the Value Ordering column property.
Statistical/graphical tools used
Bar charts, frequency distributions, goodness-of-fit tests, mosaic plot, hypothesis tests for proportions.
Statistics case studies provided by Dewayne Derryberry of the Math Department at Idaho State University.