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Guides for Scientific Writing and Statistics

Guides for Scientific Writing and Statistics

This page, created by the Department of Biology at Colby College, is a guide to writing and using statistics in the field of science. It is aimed at biology students. It contains information on formatting and the use of tables as well as links to pages about experimental methods, a guide to writing scientific papers, simple statistics, frequency analysis, t-tests, and regression. This is a helpful resource because writing is vital in any discipline.


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