Wk | Day Name | Date | Topic | Other |
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1 | Monday | 8/22/5 | 1.1 Variables and levels of measurement | |
Wednesday | 8/24/5 | Barefoot day: Determining your body fat | ||
Friday | 8/26/5 | 1.2 Random samples 1.3 Experimental design |
Quiz 1, End Add/Drop | |
2 | Monday | 8/29/5 | 2.1 Bar and circle graphs using Excel | Class list due |
Wednesday | 8/31/5 | 2.2 Intro to freq distributions: bins | ||
Friday | 9/2/5 | 2.2 Frequency distributions | Quiz 2 | |
3 | Monday | 9/5/5 | 3.1 Mode, Median, Mean | Grad apps due |
Wednesday | 9/7/5 | 3.2 Range and standard deviation | ||
Friday | 9/9/5 | 4.1 Intro to paired data | Quiz 3 | |
4 | Monday | 9/12/5 | Pohnpei Liberation Day | |
Wednesday | 9/14/5 | 4.2 Linear regression | ||
Friday | 9/16/5 | Test One ans • Quiz w/ 4.2 | ||
5 | Monday | 9/19/5 | Review test one | Early warning |
Wednesday | 9/21/5 | 4.3 Linear correlation coef | ||
Friday | 9/23/5 | 5.1 Probability: Intuition and equally likely outcomes: coins and dice | Quiz 4 • ans | |
6 | Monday | 9/26/5 | 5.1 Equally likely outcomes: Sample space, complement, probability versus statistics | |
Wednesday | 9/28/5 | 6.1 Discrete versus continuous variables | ||
Friday | 9/30/5 | Pushed back from Wed: 6.1b Probability distributions: mean from distribution, x*p(x) | Quiz 5 prob • x*p(x) • x*p(x) | |
7 | Monday | 10/3/5 | Introducing the shape we normally get: Pennies. HW: ” from dist Mean from penny distribution. | |
Wednesday | 10/5/5 | Review penny distribution HW: the shape we normally get. No new material, review for midterm. | ||
Friday | 10/7/5 | Midterm • ans xls • html • sxc • ods | ||
8 | Monday | 10/10/5 | Review midterm | |
Wednesday | 10/12/5 | 7.1 Normal distributions | ||
Friday | 10/14/5 | 7.2 Standard units and areas under normal curve | Quiz 6 • Middefs due | |
9 | Monday | 10/17/5 | 7.3 Area for any x under normal curve | |
Wednesday | 10/19/5 | 7.4 Normal approximation to binomial: ”=np, σ=√(npq) Tabulate ten leaf data, determine x and x distributions. | ||
Friday | 10/21/5 | Quiz 7 | ||
10 | Monday | 10/24/5 | United Nations Day | |
Wednesday | 10/26/5 | 8.1 Sampling Distributions. Review terms. Ten leaf measure HW | ||
Friday | 10/28/5 | Tallying the data. Introduction to 9.1 | LDWWW | |
11 | Monday | 10/31/5 | 9.1 Estimating ” with Large Samples | Halloween |
Wednesday | 11/2/5 | 9.2 Estimating ” small sample | ||
Friday | 11/4/5 | Quiz 8 | ||
12 | Monday | 11/7/5 | 9.4 Sample size | Course select |
Wednesday | 11/9/5 | Test Two | ||
Friday | 11/11/5 | Veteran's Day | ||
13 | Monday | 11/14/5 | Review Test Two. | |
Wednesday | 11/16/5 | 10.1 Introduction to Hypothesis Testing | ||
Friday | 11/18/5 | Confidence interval hypothesis testing | ||
14 | Monday | 11/21/5 | 10.2, 4 Hypothesis tesing using t-distribution for ” provided n ≥ 5 | |
Wednesday | 11/23/5 | 10.3 p values | ||
Friday | 11/25/5 | Quiz 9: Hyp test with p | ||
15 | Monday | 11/28/5 | 11.1 Test involving paired differences: barefoot day II | |
Wednesday | 11/30/5 | 11.2 Inferences about the difference of two means | ||
Friday | 12/2/5 | Quiz 10 | ||
16 | Monday | 12/5/5 | 11.3 Inferences about the difference of two means | |
Wednesday | 12/7/5 | 11.4 Inferences about difference two proportions | ||
Friday | 12/9/5 | Quiz 11 | ||
17 | Monday | 12/12/5 | Last day of instruction. Question & Answer | |
Thursday | 12/15/5 | M10 Final at 10:05 • ans xls • html • sxc • ods | ||
Friday | 12/16/5 | M09 Final at 8:00 | ||
Wednesday | 12/23/5 | Graduation |
Course Description: A semester course designed as an introduction to the basic ideas of data presentation, descriptive statistics, linear regression, and inferential statistics including confidence intervals and hypothesis testing. Basic concepts are studied using applications from education, business, social science, and the natural sciences. The course incorporates the use of a computer spreadsheet package for both data analysis and presentation. The course is intended to be taught in a computer laboratory environment.
Course Intentions
Statistics • Lee Ling • COMFSM