Math 1600, Fall 2013 Class
Schedule, Lecture Notes
Note: Schedule is subject to
change, please check frequently
WK 
Class/Date 
Topic 
Book Chapter 
Events 
Notes 
1 
F 8/23 
Introduction 
Syllabus  Syllabus, Ch. 1 

2 
M
8/26 
Statistical Populations, Describing Data, Lab 1  1 
HW1 Assigned  Read Ch. 2 
W 8/28 
Describing Data, Lab
2 
2.13  HW1 Due, HW2 Assigned 

F 8/30 
Measures of Center  2.4 
HW2 Due, HW3 Assigned 

3 
M 9/2 
Labor Day Holiday  
W 9/4 
Statistical
Population and Samples, Lab 3 
1, 2.4 
HW3 Due, HW4 Assigned  Read Ch. 4  
F 9/6 
The
Joy of Stats watch on your own 
Reaction Paper Assigned: Write 2+ paragraphs on what was most interesting to you about the Joy of Stats. 

4 
M 9/9 
Measures of Variation, Lab 4  2.5 
Reaction Paper Due 

W 9/11 
Probability,
Probability of an Event, Lab 5 
4.1,
4.2 
HW4 Due, HW5 Assigned  
F 9/13 
Methods of Assigning Probability 
4.3 
HW5 Due, HW6 Assigned  
5 
M 9/16 
Event Relations and Two Laws of Probability, Quiz Review 
4.4 
HW7 Assigned  
W 9/18 
Conditional Probability, Lab 6  4.5 
HW6 Due, HW8 Assigned  
F 9/20 
Quiz 1 
1, 2 

6 
M
9/23 
Conditional Probability, Bayes Theorem, Lab 7  4.5, 4.6 
HW7 Due  
W 9/25 
Random Sampling from a Finite Population, Lab 8  4.7 
HW9 Assigned  
F
9/27 
Review for Midterm 
1, 2, 4  HW8 Due  Read Ch. 5  
7 
M 9/30 
Random Variables  5.12  HW9 Due, HW10 Assigned  
W 10/2 
Probability Distributions of a Random Variable, Lab 9  5.3 
HW10 Due, HW11 Assigned  
F 10/4 
Expectation and Standard Deviation of a Probability Distribution  5.4 
HW12 Assigned  
8 
M 10/7 
Midterm 1 
1, 2, 4 

W 10/9 
Bernoulli Trials, Binomial Distribution, Lab 10  5.5,
5.6 
HW11 Due, HW13 Assigned  Read Ch. 6 

F 10/11 
Probability Model for a Continuous Random Variable  6.1, 6.2 
HW12 Due  
9 
M 10/14 
Normal Distributions, Lab 11  6.3 
HW13 Due, HW14 Assigned  
W 10/16 
Normal Distributions, Lab 12  6.4 
HW15 Assigned  Read Ch. 7 

F 10/18 
The Normal Approximation to the Binomial 
6.5  HW14 Due  
10 
M 10/21 
Sampling Distribution of a Statistic, Lab 13  7.1, 7.2  

W 10/23 
The Central Limit Theorem, Lab 14  7.3  HW15 Due, HW16 Assigned  Read Ch. 8  
F 10/25 
Point Estimation of a Population Mean  8.1, 8.2 

11 
M 10/28 
Confidence Intervals for a Population Mean, Lab 15  8.3 
HW16 Due, HW17 and 18 Assigned  
W 10/30 
Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean, Lab 16  8.4 
HW17 Due, HW19 Assigned  
F 11/1 
Review for Quiz, Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean  8.4 
HW18 Due  


Dr. Carter, Lab 17 
8.4 

W 11/6 
Quiz 
5, 6, 7 

F 11/8 
Testing Hypotheses About a Population Mean  8.4 
Lab 17 Due 

13 

School Holiday: Veterans' Day  
W 11/13 
Inferences About a Population Proportion  8.5 
HW20 Assigned  Read Ch. 9 

F 11/15 
Student's tDistribution Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size 
9.13 
HW19 Due, HW21 Assigned  
14 

Inferences about µ  Small Sample Size, Lab 18  9.3 
HW20 Due, HW22 Assigned  
W 11/20 
Relationship Between Tests and Confidence Interval, Lab 19, Review for Midterm 
9.4 
HW21 Due, HW23 Assigned  
F 11/22 
ChiSquare Distribution 
9.5  HW22 Due  
15 

Midterm 2 
5, 6, 7, 8 

W 11/27 
Comparing Two Treatments, Lab 20  10.1 
HW23 Due  Read Ch. 10  
F 11/29 
School Holiday: Thanksgiving  
16 

Independent Random Samples in Two Populations Go over Midterm 2 
10.24 
HW24 Assigned  
W 12/4 
Randomization Matched Pair Comparisons Lab 21 
10.6 10.7 
HW24 Due, HW25 Assigned  
F 12/6 
Correlation  3.5 
HW25 Due, Extra Credit Assigned 

17 
M 12/9 
Goodness of Fit, Review  13 
Extra Credit Assigned  
W 12/11 
Reading Day 


Monday 12/16 
FINAL EXAM 
Extra
Credit Due Homework Rewrites Due 