Text Box: Stat 160: Statistical Methods
Fall, 2017
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Day

Date

Topic

Class Notes

Wednesday

Jan 10

Syllabus, MyStatLab sign-up,

1.1 Statistical and Critical Thinking

1.2 Types of Data,

Lesson One

Lesson Two

Notes

Friday

Jan 12

1.3 Collecting Sample Data

Lesson Three

Notes

Alternate HW

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

Pg. 35 Chapter Quiz

Monday

Jan 15

No Class

 

Wednesday

Jan 17

2.1 Frequency Distributions,

2.2 Histograms

Section 2.1

 Section 2.2

Friday

Jan 19

2.3 Graphs that Enlighten and Graphs that Deceive

2.4 Scatter Plots, correlation and regression

Section 2.3

 Section 2.4

Monday

Jan 22

3.2 Measures of Center,

3.3 Measures of Variation

Section 3.2

 Section 3.3

Wednesday

Jan 24

3.4 Measures of Relative Standing and Boxplots, Review

Section 3.4

Friday

Jan 26

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 31

4.1 Basic Concepts of Probability

Section 4.1

 

Friday

Feb 2

4.2 Addition Rule and Multiplication Rule

4.3 Conditional Probability and Bayes' Theorem

Section 4.2

Section 4.3

Monday

Feb 5

4.4 Counting

Section 4.4

Wednesday

Feb 7

5.1 Probability Distributions

Section 5.1

Friday

Feb 9

5.2 Binomial Probability Distributions

Section 5.2

Monday

Feb 12

5.3 Poisson Distributions

Section 5.3

Wednesday

Feb 14

6.1 The Standard Normal Distribution

 Section 6.1

Friday

Feb 16

6.2 Applications of Normal Distributions

Section 6.2

Monday

Feb 19

6.3 Sampling Distributions and Estimators

Section 6.3

Wednesday

Feb 21

6.4 The Central Limit Theorem

Section 6.4

Friday

Feb 23

6.5 Assessing Normality

6.6 Normal as Approximation to Binomial

Section 6.5

Section 6.6

Monday

Feb 26

Review

Exam 2: Chapters 4, 5, 6

 

Wednesday

Feb 28

7.1 Estimating a Population Proportion

 Estimating a Population Mean7.2

Section 7.1

Section 7.2

Friday

March 2

7.3 Estimating a Population Standard Deviation or Variance

Section 7.3

Chi Square values

Monday

March 5

8.1 Basics of Hypothesis Testing

Section 8.1

Wednesday

March 7

8.2 Testing a Claim about a Proportion

Section 8.2

Friday

March 9

8.3 Testing a Claim about a Mean

Section 8.3

Monday

March 19

8.3Testing a Claim about a Mean

Practice

Wednesday

March 21

8.5 Testing a Claim about a Standard Deviation or Variance

Section 8.4

Friday

March 23

Review; Get Projects

 

Monday

March 26

Exam 3:  Chapters 7, 8

 

Wednesday

March 28

Catch up day

 

Friday

March 30

9.1 Inferences About Two Proportions

9.2 Inferences About Two Means: Independent

Section 9.1

 Section 9.2

Monday

April 2

9.3 Inferences About Two Means: Dependent

9.4 Inferences About Two Variances

 Section 9.3

 Section 9.4

Wednesday

April 4

10.1 Correlation

Section 10.1

Friday

April 6

10.1 Correlation

 

 

Monday

April 9

10.3 Regression

Section 10.2

Wednesday

April 11

11.2 Contingency Tables

Section 11.2

Friday

April 13

Exam 4:  Chapters 9, 10, 11

 

Monday

April 16

Project Presentations

 

Wednesday

April 18

Project Presentations

 

 Friday

April 20

Review

 

Monday

April 23

Review

 

Wednesday

April 25

Exam