STATISTICS & PROBABILITY
Practical introduction to statistics and probability from Khan Academy.
Recommended for getting up to speed quickly.
Rigorous treatment of probability theory from Harvard. Recommended for building
Excellent resource for those with programming backgrounds. Quote: “The thesis of
this book is that if you know how to program, you can use that skill to help you
understand probability and statistics.”
Short PDF that covers a whirlwind review of key topics. We like this review sheet
Short PDF that covers a whirlwind review of key topics needed for machine learning.
Assumes knowledge of linear algebra and calculus.
Reference text. Textbook that covers every major topic in probability and statistics.
Reference text. Probability textbook with applications in R.
Designed for beginners who want a complete course in programming with Python.
Recommended for those with programming experience who only need a crash courseon the basic Python tools needed for data science.
Short, interactive tutorial for those who just need a quick way to pick up Pythonsyntax.How to Think Like a Computer Scientist (Interactive Tutorial), (PDF Version)Interactive “Computer Science 101” course taught in Python that really focuses on theart of problem solving. Wonderful gem.
Fun online puzzle with 33 levels that you can solve with Python programming.
Very cool R package that you can install and learn the language directly from insideRStudio (the most common interface used to run R).
Recommended for beginners who want a complete course in data science with R.
For those who learn better by watching someone else walk through the steps.