College of Micronesia-FSM

Instructor: Dana Lee Ling

Day Name | Date | Topic | Other |
---|---|---|---|

Monday | 8/19/02 | 1.1 Populations and Samples | |

Wednesday | 8/21/02 | 1.2 Random Samples | |

Friday | 8/23/02 | 1.3 Graphs | Quiz 1, Last Day Add/Drop |

Monday | 8/26/02 | 1.4 Histograms | Class list due |

Wednesday | 8/28/02 | 1.4 Relative Frequency | |

Friday | 8/30/02 | 2.1 Mode, Median, Mean | Quiz 2 |

Monday | 9/02/02 | 2.2 Range and Standard Deviations | |

Wednesday | 9/04/02 | ||

Friday | 9/06/02 | Test One | |

Monday | 9/09/02 | 3.1 Intro to paired data | Review test one |

Wednesday | 9/11/02 | Pohnpei State Liberation Day | |

Friday | 9/13/02 | 3.2 Linear regression | Early warn |

Monday | 9/16/02 | 3.3 Linear correlation coef | |

Wednesday | 9/18/02 | 4.1 Probability: Intuition | |

Friday | 9/20/02 | 4.1 Probability: Equally likely outcomes | Quiz 3 |

Monday | 9/23/02 | 4.1 Independent equally likely rel freq | |

Wednesday | 9/25/02 | 4.2 Probability rules: Dependent events | |

Friday | 9/27/02 | Quiz 4 | |

Monday | 9/30/02 | 5.1 Probability Distributions | |

Wednesday | 10/02/02 | ||

Friday | 10/04/02 | Midterm exam | |

Monday | 10/07/02 | Review midterm | |

Wednesday | 10/09/02 | Penny probabilities | Quiz 5 |

Friday | 10/11/02 | 6.1 Normal probability graphs | |

Monday | 10/14/02 | 6.1 Normal probability graphs | |

Wednesday | 10/16/02 | 6.2 Standardization | |

Friday | 10/18//02 | 6.3 Areas under any normal curve | Quiz 6 |

Monday | 10/21/02 | 6.3 Areas under any normal curve | |

Wednesday | 10/23/02 | ||

Friday | 10/25/02 | Test 2 | Last Day Withdraw W |

Monday | 10/28/02 | Review Test 2 | Alcohol awareness week |

Wednesday | 10/30/02 | 7.1 Sampling Distributions | |

Friday | 11/01/02 | Short period day | Quiz 7 |

Monday | 11/04/02 | Holiday: FSM Independence | Course selection |

Wednesday | 11/06/02 | 7.2 The Central Limit Theorem | |

Friday | 11/08/02 | Holiday: Pohnpei Constitution | |

Monday | 11/11/02 | 8.1 Estimating µ with Large Samples | |

Wednesday | 11/13/02 | 8.2 Estimating µ small sample | |

Friday | 11/15/02 | 8.4 Sample size | Quiz 8 |

Monday | 11/18/02 | 9.1 Hypothesis Testing | |

Wednesday | 11/20/02 | 9.1 Hypothesis Testing | |

Friday | 11/22/02 | 9.2 Large sample tests for µ | Quiz 9 |

Monday | 11/25/02 | 9.3 P values for large samples | |

Wednesday | 11/27/02 | 9.4 Small sample test for µ | |

Friday | 11/29/02 | P values for small samples using Excel | Quiz 10 |

Monday | 12/02/02 | 10.1 Inferences about paired diff | |

Wednesday | 12/04/02 | 10.2 Inferences about two means (large samples) | |

Friday | 12/06/02 | 10.3 Inferences about two means (small samples) | Quiz 11 |

Monday | 12/09/02 | Last Day | |

Tuesday | 12/10/02 | M10 Final at 8:00 | |

Thursday | 12/12/02 | M09 Final at 2:15 | |

Tuesday | 12/19/02 | Graduation |

- Required Textbook: Understanding Basic Statistics 2nd, Brase and Brase.
- Quizzes are given every Friday that there is not a test.
- Statistics office hours: Room F105 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. MWF or walk-in any time.

Instructor: Dana Lee Ling.

Email: dleeling@comfsm.fm

Web site: http://www.comfsm.fm/~dleeling/statistics/statistics.html

Home phone: 320-2962. - Seven absences results in withdrawal from the course. A late is one third of an absence. Thus any combination of absences and lates that adds to seven will result in withdrawal. For example, twenty-one lates would result in withdrawal.
- No betelnut in class nor on campus except in the cultural huts.

No spitting over the balcony! - Grading policy:

Homework is worth 1 to 3 points.

Quizzes are worth on the order of 5 to 10 points each.

Tests are worth on the order of 20 points.

The midterm is worth roughly 40 points.

The final is worth up to roughly 60 points.

The term as a whole will generate some 200 plus points.

Grading is based on the standard College policy: Obtain 90% of the points or more to obtain an A, 80% to 89% for a B, and so forth.