MS 150 Statistics Calendar and Syllabus • College of Micronesia-FSM • Instructor: Dana Lee Ling
Wk Day Name Date Topic Assessment
0 Friday01/11/08 Prequiz
1 Monday01/14/08 Syllabus, text book. • 1.1 Population and samples, types of measurement1.2 Simple random samples with introduction to OpenOffice
Wednesday01/16/08 Barefoot day: Determining your body fat • End add course [Tues]
Friday01/18/08 1.3 Experimental design Quiz 1
2 Monday01/21/08 2.1 Circle and column chartsClass lists due
Wednesday01/23/08 2.2 Histograms and Frequency Distributions
Friday01/25/08 Quiz 2Grad apps due
3 Monday01/28/08 Shapes of Distributions3.1 Measures of center
Wednesday01/30/08 3.2 Measures of variation3.3 Continous and Discrete variables3.4 Measures of relative standing: z only
Friday02/01/08 Test Oneanswersods
4 Monday02/04/08 4.1 Best fit lines Drop a ball, graph the bounce height. [homework] Terminology including least squares, linear regression, trend line.
Wednesday02/06/08 4.2 Slope & Intercept • Predicting values
Friday02/08/08 Quiz 3 • Early warning
5 Monday02/11/08 4.3 Relationship
Wednesday02/13/08 4.4 Correlation
Friday02/15/08 Quiz 4
6 Monday02/18/08 5.1 Fundamentals of probability
Wednesday02/20/08 5.3 Probability as relative frequency
Friday02/22/08 Staff development day: no class
7 Monday02/25/08 Review of q05 5.3 and pedometer distribution
Wednesday02/27/08 [Probable term project work day]
Friday02/29/08 Midtermansods
MS 150 Statistics Calendar and Syllabus • College of Micronesia-FSM • Instructor: Dana Lee Ling
Wk Day Name Date Topic Assessment
8 Monday03/03/08 Review midterm
Wednesday03/05/08 [These will not happen here - this material has yet to be distributed down the calendar.]
7.1 Distribution shape
7.2 Pennies: The shape of randomness
Friday03/07/08 Quiz 6ods Middefs due
9 Monday03/10/08 7.3 The normal curve
Wednesday03/12/08 7.4 x to area 7.5 Area to x
Friday03/14/08 Quiz 7ods LDTWWW
10 Monday03/17/08 8.1 Distribution of Statistics8.2 Central Limit TheoremStandard error
Wednesday03/19/08 Easter break begins 2008
Friday03/21/08 Good friday
11 Monday03/24/08 9.1 Inference and point estimates
[Skip the material on confidence intervals for n ≥ 30; σ known; NORMINV function material]
Wednesday 03/26/08 9.2 Inferences and confidence intervals for 5 ≤ n ≤ 30; σ unknown. Also used for n ≥ 30.
Friday03/28/08 Quiz 08 (for reference only)ansods Test Twot2at2.ods
12 Monday03/31/08 Rahn en Tiahk
Wednesday04/02/08 9.3 Confidence intervals for a proportion 9.4 Sample Size
Friday04/04/08 Quiz 9 10.1q09a
13 Monday04/07/08 10.1 Hypothesis testing using confidence intervals Course selection
Wednesday04/09/08 10.2 Hypothesis testing
Friday04/11/08 q10 fish.ods
14 Monday04/14/08 10.3 p-value
Wednesday04/16/08 11.1 Paired differences t-test: Barefoot day II
Friday04/18/08 q11.ods
15 Monday04/21/08 11.2 Independent samples t-test
Friday04/25/08 q12 Calibrians
16 Monday04/28/08
Friday05/02/08 Probable review quiz
17 Monday05/05/08 Last day of instruction. Question & Answer session
TBATBA M08 Final at TBA (possibly 8:00) • fxdata.odsods
TBATBA M09 Final at TBA (possibly 8:00) • fxods
18 Friday05/16/08Graduation

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