# E8. To be completed after lesson 23¶

## Exercise 8.1¶

When doing simulation-based calibration and related checks:

What does analysis of the z-score help verify?

What does analysis of shrinkage help verify?

What does analysis of the rank statistic help verify?

## Exercise 8.2¶

Describe some possible pitfalls of *not* taking a principled modeling approach in your analysis. By principled modeling approach, I mean being cautious in your modeling: performing prior predictive checks, SBC and related analyses, and posterior predictive checks.

## Exercise 8.3¶

Did you read the solutions to homework 7?

## Exercise 8.4¶

Write down any additional questions you have.