# Archived Material (Statistics)

## Introduction

### Statistics Foundations: Part 1

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For an introduction to the foundations of statistics, look at this video by Lynda.com. Professor Eddie Davila covers the basics of statistics including:

- Why statistics matter
- Evaluating your data sets
- Finding means, medians, and modes
- Calculating standard deviation
- Measuring distribution and relative position
- Understanding probability and multiple-event probability
- Describing permutations: the order of things
- Calculating discrete and continuous probability distributions