• # Teaching Resources

• ## Lesson Plans

Instructional packages for teaching statistical concepts and tools. Lesson plans include instructor notes, exercises, answer keys, and data sets.

#### Describing Data Graphically

Explore data using important graphical summaries, including dotplots, histograms, and stem-and-leafplots. Details

#### Describing Data Numerically

Describe a data set using measures of center and spread, including the mean, median, mode, range, variance, and standard deviation. Details

#### Boxplot

Generate and interpret the five-number summary statistics and boxplots to assess skewness and outliers. Details

#### Sampling

Consider attributes of populations versus samples and sampling bias, and learn how to create simple random samples and stratified samples. Details

#### Normal Distribution

Explore properties of the normal distribution, and calculate z-scores and probabilities using a normal probability table and Minitab. Details

#### Sampling Distribution of Xbar

Describe a data set using measures of center and spread, including the mean, median, mode, range, variance, and standard deviation. Details

#### Mean Confidence Intervals for Large Samples

Construct confidence intervals and learn how to correctly interpret them using simulated samples. Details

#### Mean Hypothesis Testing for Large Samples

Discuss the fundamentals of hypothesis testing, and learn how to conduct and interpret the results of hypothesis tests, including p-values. Details

• Supplement instruction with short videos that provide an overview of Minitab and show you how to use the software to analyze data. Topics include manipulating and graphing data, performing hypothesis tests, and more.

#### Classroom Applications

Articles that describe creative applications of important statistical tools.

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#### Minitab Help Examples

Step-by-step instructions for the most common analyses your students perform.

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#### Minitab Blog

Novel examples of important statistical concepts and how to apply them with Minitab.

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#### Getting Started Guides

Concise overviews that introduce students to our software and how to use it.

#### Textbooks

Hundreds of textbooks that reference Minitab products across various disciplines.

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#### Minitab Quick Start

Use this free resource to learn how to navigate Minitab Statistical Software's interface and quickly start analyzing your data.