İKT 253 : İstatistik / Statistics
Asena Caner's office hours: Mondays 14:30-15:20 (please make an appointment for other times)
T.A. for the course: Seren Civak, Office: 206,
Office hours: Wednesdays 13:30-15:30
Slides and Notes:
For a random variable with a Poisson distribution, both the mean and the variance are equal to lambda. Note that this property is specific to the Poisson distribution and that it cannot be generalized to other distributions.
To read the amazing story of the t-distribution: http://priceonomics.com/the-guinness-brewer-who-revolutionized-statistics/
*** Announcements ***
The Final exam:
The final exam schedule is announced by the university administration.
The exam will cover everything that we learned in this course. One side of an A-4 sized paper can be used as the formula sheet. Distribution tables will be provided. No calculators or cell phones will be allowed during the exam. To prepare for the exam, please examine the quiz questions and the sample questions on this page.
15-20% of the final exam will be on hypothesis testing.
Slides of the textbook are available at
The Joy of Statistics:
For more on permutations and combinations, you can see:
"Stat Trek" and "Khan Academy" have useful sites on probability and probability distributions.