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Bret Larget
is the professor for Statistics 572 in the Spring 2008 semester.

The final exam is scheduled
from 10:05am to 12:05pm on Friday, May 16.. Social Science 6104

Semester Review (PDF) 
Exam  Data  Solution 

exam2.pdf  regenerate.txt hamster.txt  sol2.pdf sol02.R 
Lecture #  Date  Topic  PDF Notes (slides per page) 

1  January 22  Overview  [2] [4] 
2  January 24  An Introduction to R Probability Review  lecture2.pdf lecture2.R overlay.R 
3  January 29  Simple Linear Regression  [2] [4] 
4  January 31  Multiple Regression  [2] [4] 
5  February 5  Birds and Bats Case Study Example of Analysis of Covariance  bats.txt bats.R batsplots.pdf 
6  February 7  Birds and Bats (continued)  [1] [2] [4] 
7  February 12  More on Transformations  [1] [2] [4] 
8  February 14  Logistic Regression  [1] [2] [4] 
9  February 19  Logistic Regression Case Study  runoff.R 
10  February 21  Logistic Regression continued  [1] [2] [4] 
11  February 26  Poisson Regression  [1] [2] [4] 
12  February 28  Poisson Regression (continued)  [1] [2] [4] 
13  March 4  Poisson Regression (continued)  
14  March 6  Analysis of Sibling Data  
15  March 11  Exam Review  review2.pdf 
EXAM  March 13  Inclass Exam  sol1.pdf 
16  March 25  Simulation of Probability Models  [1] [2] [4] 
17  March 27  Simulation for Linear Models  [1] [2] [4] 
18  April 1  Simulation for Generalized Linear Models  [1] [2] [4] 
19  April 3  Simulation for Checking Models  [1]
[2]
[4]
lecture19.R 
20  April 8  Simulation for Checking Models  [1] [2] [4] 
21  April 10  Causal Inference  [1] [2] [4] 
22  April 15  Causal Inference  [1] [2] [4] 
23  April 17  Multilevel Models  [1] [2] [4] 
24  April 22  Multilevel Models: Basics  [1] [2] [4] 
25  April 24  Multilevel Models: Advanced  kiwi.R kiwi.txt 
26  April 29  Prediction Intervals  kiwinotes.pdf 
27  May 6  Cow slaughter case study  see notes for next lecture 
28  May 8  Cow slaughter case study (cont.)  cows.R 
Week  Dates  PDF Notes  Extra 

2  Jan 2930  disc01.pdf  
3  Feb 56  disc02.pdf  
4  Feb 1213  disc03.pdf  
5  Feb 1920  disc04.pdf  chirps.txt / eggs.txt / annual.txt 
6  Feb 2627  disc05.pdf  
7  Mar 45  disc06.pdf  gala.txt 
11  Apr 12  disc08.pdf  chirps.txt / code_disc8.R 
12  Apr 89  disc09.pdf  glove.txt / code_disc9.R 
14  Apr 2223  disc10.pdf  ceriodaphnia.txt / hiv.txt / code_disc10.R 
15  May 67  disc11.pdf  uvb.txt / code_disc11.R 
Assignments are due by 4:00 P.M. on the date due. With prior permission from your professor, you may turn in homework on the following Monday without penalty a limited number of times. Late homework received before solutions are posted will receive at most half credit. Homework received after solutions are posted will receive no credit. 
Assignment  Date Given  Date Due  Extras  Solutions 

Assignment #1 [PDF]  January 24  February 1  cows.txt cows.info overlay.R  hwsol01.pdf 
Assignment #2 [PDF]  February 1  February 8  hwsol02.pdf  
Assignment #3 [PDF]  February 15  February 22  samara.txt  hwsol03.pdf 
Assignment #4 [PDF]  February 18  February 29  larch.txt
pollution.txt pollution.info crustacean.txt  hwsol04.pdf 
Assignment #5 [PDF]  February 29  March 7  mussels.txt mussels.info  hwsol05.pdf 
Assignments #6 and #7[PDF]  March 29  April 4  samara.txt  hwsol0607.pdf 
Assignments #8[PDF]  April 19  April 25  larch.txt plantation.txt  hwsol08.pdf 
Person  Hours  Location  Phone  

Bret Larget:  Tues 11:00amnoon Wed 1:002:00 Thur 2:153:30pm  MSC 1250A  2627979  larget@stat.wisc.edu

Xu He:  Thur 11:00am  noon Thur 4:006:00pm  MSC 1275  3349792  hexu@stat.wisc.edu

Meng Song:  Tues 11:00amnoon Tues 1:002:00pm  MSC 1270  2623230  songm@stat.wisc.edu

Topic  File 

Installation  installR.pdf 
Introduction  introR.pdf 
Basics  basicsR.pdf 
Data Entry  dataR.pdf 
Bret Larget, larget@stat.wisc.edu