Math 1600, Fall 2012   Class Schedule, Lecture Notes
Note: Schedule is subject to change, please check frequently

WK

Class/Date

Topic

Book Chapter

Events

Notes


1

W 8/22

Introduction, The Joy of Stats

1

Syllabus, HW1 Assigned Syllabus, Ch. 1

F 8/24

Statistical Populations, Describing Data 2.1-3
Read Ch. 2

2

M  8/27

Describing Data, Lab 1 2.1-3 HW1 Due, HW2 Assigned

W 8/29

Measures of Center, Lab 2
2.4
 HW3 Assigned

F 8/31

Measures of Center - Percentiles
2.4
HW2 Due, HW4 Assigned
Read Ch. 4

3

M 9/3

Labor Day Holiday


W 9/5

Measures of Variation, Lab 3 2.5
HW3 Due

F 9/7

Probability
Probability of an Event
4.1-2
HW4 Due, HW5 Assigned

4

M 9/10

Probability of an Event
Methods of Assigning Probability, Lab 4
4.2-3
HW6 Assigned

W 9/12

Event Relations and Two Laws of Probability
Quiz Review
4.4
HW5 Due, HW7 Assigned

F 9/14

Quiz 1
Ch. 1, 2



5
M 9/17
Event Relations and Two Laws of Probability, Lab 5
4.4
HW6 Due
W 9/19
Conditional Probability, Lab 6
4.5
HW7 Due, HW8 Assigned
F 9/21
Bayes Theorem
4.6
HW9 Assigned

6
M 9/24
Random Sampling from a Finite Population
Go over quiz and 4.5 homework
4.7
HW8 Due
W 9/26
Random Variables, Lab 7 5.1-2
HW9 Due,
HW10 Assigned

F 9/28
Review
HW10 Due

7

M 10/1

Midterm 1
1, 2, 4


W 10/3

Probability Distributions of Random Variable, Lab 8 5.3
HW11 Assigned

F 10/5

Expectation and Standard Deviation of a Probability Distribution 5.4

HW12 Assigned

8

M 10/8

Bernoulli Trials, Binomial Distribution, Lab 9 5.5-6
HW11 Due,
HW13 Assigned

W 10/10

School Holiday


F 10/12

Probability Model for a Continuous Random Variable 6.1-2
HW12 Due, HW13 Due

9

M 10/15

Normal Distributions, Lab 10
6.3-4
HW14 Assigned

W 10/17

Normal Distributions, Lab 11 6.4-5
HW14 Due,
HW15 Assigned

F 10/19

Sampling Distribution of a Statistic 7.1-2
HW15 Due

10

M 10/22

The Central Limit Theorem
7.3
Midterm 1 Rewrite Due
HW16 Assigned

W 10/24

Point Estimation of a Population Mean 8.1-2
HW16 Due, HW17 Assigned

F 10/26

Class cancelled



11

M 10/29

Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean
Quiz Review
8.3
HW17 Due, HW18 Assigned

W 10/31

Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean 8.4
HW19 Assigned

F 11/2

Quiz 2
5, 6, 7
Review

12

M 11/5

Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean 8.4
HW18 Due 

W 11/7


8.4
HW19 Due

F 11/9

Inferences About a Population Proportion
8.5
HW20 Assigned
Lab 15 Assigned

13

M 11/12

School Holiday: Veterans' Day


W 11/14

Student's t-Distribution
Inferences about - Small Sample Size
9.1-3.1
HW20 Due
Lab 15 Due
HW21 Assigned

F 11/16

Inferences about - Small Sample Size
Relationship Between Tests and Confidence Intervals
9.3.2-4
HW21 Due, HW22 Assigned

14

M 11/19

Chi-Square Distribution, Review for Midterm 9.5
HW22 Due, HW23 Assigned

W 11/21

Midterm 2
5,6,7,8.1-4


F 11/23

School Holiday: Thanksgiving




15

M 11/26

Chi-Square Distribution
Comparing Two Treatments
9.5
10.1


W 11/28

Independent Random Samples in Two Populations
10.2-3
HW23 Due, HW24 Assigned

F 11/30

Independent Random Samples in Two Populations 10.4


16

M 12/3

Randomization
Matched Pair Comparisons
10.6
10.7
HW24 Due, HW25 Assigned

W 12/5

Correlation 3.5
EC Assignment

F(M) 12/7

Goodness of Fit 13
HW25 Due, EC Assignment
17
M 12/10
Review

Review Sheet


Monday 12/17

FINAL EXAM
11:15 am - 1:15 pm


Extra Credit Homework Due