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Using Standardization and the Normal Curve to Enhance your Social Work Practice, Education & Research

Archive for December, 2008

Article: “The Bell Curve: Race, Socioeconomic Status, and Social Work”

Posted by nepeht on December 28, 2008

http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_hb6467/is_/ai_n28743565

This is and it IS NOT exactly what this blog is about. 

However, if one can understand the basic issues in this article (i.e., how the Normal Curve works, Social Work’s reaction to the words “Normal Curve”) cited here, one can come closer to getting why this blog may be necessary.

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Solving Problems with the Standard Normal Curve

Posted by nepeht on December 24, 2008

http://videos.howstuffworks.com/hsw/11359-solving-problems-with-the-standard-normal-curve-video.htm

A video from “How Stuff Works”.

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Normal Curve Tests of Means and Proportions

Posted by nepeht on December 24, 2008

http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/garson/PA765/normal.htm

By Professor G. David Garson

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Slideshow About the Basics of Standard Deviation and Variance

Posted by nepeht on December 22, 2008

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Slideshow Demonstrating Use of The Normal Distribution to Analyze Medical Data

Posted by nepeht on December 21, 2008

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Probability Slideshow posted by Mike Shelly on Slideshare.com

Posted by nepeht on December 19, 2008

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Graph and Importance of the Normal Distribution

Posted by nepeht on December 19, 2008

Click here to see graph at Stattucino.com.

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