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  2.13  Read Ch. 2  
2 
M
8/27 
Describing Data, Lab 1  2.13  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 
4.12 
HW4 Due, HW5 Assigned  
4 
M 9/10 
Probability of an Event Methods of Assigning Probability, Lab 4 
4.23 
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  5.12 
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  5.56 
HW11 Due, HW13 Assigned 

W 10/10 
School Holiday  
F 10/12 
Probability Model for a Continuous Random Variable  6.12 
HW12 Due, HW13 Due  
9 
M 10/15 
Normal Distributions, Lab 10 
6.34 
HW14 Assigned  
W 10/17 
Normal Distributions, Lab 11  6.45 
HW14 Due, HW15 Assigned 

F 10/19 
Sampling Distribution of a Statistic  7.12 
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  8.12 
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 



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 

School Holiday: Veterans' Day  
W 11/14 
Student's tDistribution Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size 
9.13.1 
HW20 Due Lab 15 Due HW21 Assigned 

F 11/16 
Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size Relationship Between Tests and Confidence Intervals 
9.3.24 
HW21 Due, HW22 Assigned  
14 

ChiSquare Distribution, Review for Midterm  9.5 
HW22 Due, HW23 Assigned  
W 11/21 
Midterm 2 
5,6,7,8.14 

F 11/23 
School Holiday: Thanksgiving 

15 

ChiSquare Distribution Comparing Two Treatments 
9.5 10.1 

W 11/28 
Independent
Random Samples in Two Populations 
10.23 
HW23 Due, HW24 Assigned 

F 11/30 
Independent Random Samples in Two Populations  10.4 

16 

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 
Extra Credit Homework
Due 