Stat 160: Statistical Methods

Spring, 2019

Syllabus     Schedule     Homework         Exams

   

 

Day

Date

Topic

Class Notes

Wednesday

Jan 9

Syllabus, MyStatLab sign-up,

1.1 Statistical and Critical Thinking

1.2 Types of Data,

Lesson One

Lesson Two

Notes

Friday

Jan 11

1.3 Collecting Sample Data

Lesson Three

Notes

Alternate HW

Pg. 32 #2, 6, 8, 12, 14

Pg. 35 Chapter Quiz

Monday

Jan 14

2.1 Frequency Distributions,

2.2 Histograms

Section 2.1

 Section 2.2

 

Wednesday

Jan 16

2.3 Graphs that Enlighten and Graphs that Deceive

2.4 Scatter Plots, correlation and regression

Section 2.3

 Section 2.4

Friday

Jan 18

3.1 Measures of Center,

Section 3.1

Monday

Jan 21

No class

Wednesday

Jan 23

3.2 Measures of Variation

3.3 Measures of Relative Standing and Boxplots, 

Section 3.2

Section 3.3

Alternate HW

Friday

Jan 25

Programming

Practice from Devore book

Pg. 24 #1113152024,

 Pg. 34 #34,35,3839

Pg. 44 #46,49,53,54

Section 1.2

HW help

Sections 1.3 and 1.4

Section1.3revised

 

Monday

Jan 29

Review

Exam 1: Chapters 1, 2, 3

 

Wednesday

Jan 30

4.1 Basic Concepts of Probability

Section 4.1

 

Friday

Feb 1

4.2 Addition Rule and Multiplication Rule

4.3 Conditional Probability and Bayes' Theorem

Section 4.2

Section 4.3

Monday

Feb 4

4.4 Counting

Section 4.4

Wednesday

Feb 6

5.1 Probability Distributions

Section 5.1

Friday

Feb 8

5.2 Binomial Probability Distributions

Section 5.2

Monday

Feb 11

5.3 Poisson Distributions

Section 5.3

Wednesday

Feb 13

6.1 The Standard Normal Distribution

 Section 6.1

Friday

Feb 15

6.2 Applications of Normal Distributions

Section 6.2

Monday

Feb 18

6.3 Sampling Distributions and Estimators

Section 6.3

Wednesday

Feb 20

6.4 The Central Limit Theorem

Section 6.4

Friday

Feb 22

6.5 Assessing Normality

6.6 Normal as Approximation to Binomial

Section 6.5

Section 6.6

Monday

Feb 25

Review

Exam 2: Chapters 4, 5, 6

 

Wednesday

Feb 27

7.1 Estimating a Population Proportion

 Estimating a Population Mean7.2

Section 7.1

Section 7.2

Friday

March 1

7.3 Estimating a Population Standard Deviation or Variance

Section 7.3

Chi Square values

Monday

March 4

8.1 Basics of Hypothesis Testing

Section 8.1

Wednesday

March 6

8.2 Testing a Claim about a Proportion

Section 8.2

Friday

March 8

8.3 Testing a Claim about a Mean

Section 8.3

Monday

March 11

Spring Break

 

Wednesday

March 13

Spring Break

 

Friday

March 15

Spring Break

 

Monday

March 18

8.3Testing a Claim about a Mean

Practice

Wednesday

March 20

8.3Testing a Claim about a Mean

Friday

March 22

8.3Testing a Claim about a Mean

 

Monday

March 25

Practice

 Practice

Wednesday

March 27

8.5 Testing a Claim about a Standard Deviation or Variance

 

Friday

March 29

Review

Monday

April 1

Test

Wednesday

April 3

9.1 Inferences About Two Proportions

Section 9.1

Friday

April 5

9.2 Inferences About Two Means: Independent

 Section 9.2

 

Monday

April 8

9.3 Inferences About Two Means: Dependent

 Section 9.3

Wednesday

April 10

9.4 Inferences About Two Variances

Section 9.4

Friday

April 12

Chi - Square Procedures

Monday

April 15

Chi - Square Procedures

  

Wednesday

April 17

 Review

 Friday

April 19

Exam 4:  Chapter 9

 

Monday

April 22

Review