Statistics 185
Fall 2020
Professor: Mark McClure
will be observing the Labor Day Holiday
Handy Links
 Syllabus
 The textbook: PDF  Homepage
 Stat Talk (our class forum)
 MyOpenMath (our online HW)
 Colab (our computational tool)
 The Math Lab
Handouts
Demos
Class Notes

Monday, 8/10  Introduction:
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Homework
There is a 13 point, online My Open Math homework assignment over this material due this Thursday, August 13. Note that all such assignments will be due at 11:59 PM.

Wednesday, 8/12  Examining numerical data:
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Homework
There is an 11 point, online My Open Math homework assignment over this material due this Thursday, August 13.There's also a related forum assignment.

Friday, 8/14  Software:
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Homework
There is a computer lab and a 10 point forum assignment based on what you learn in the lab.

Monday, 8/17  Categorical data:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Wednesday.There is a 10 point forum assignment that you'll need to complete using Colab.

Wednesday, 8/19  Probability theory:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Monday, August 24.

Friday, August 21:

Quiz?
I expect there will be a quiz this day, which will basically be a times MyOpenMath assignment with two questions:
 Compute mean and standard deviation from a short list of data points, and
 Compute proportions from a contingency table.

Quiz?

Monday, 8/24  Discrete Distributions:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Thursday, August 27.

Wednesday, 8/26  Continuous Distributions:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Monday, August 31.
 Monday, 8/30  More Normal:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Thursday, September 3.
 Wednesday, 9/9  Sampling distributions:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Friday, September 11.
 Monday, 9/14  Sample proportions:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Thursday, September 17.
 Wednesday, 9/16  Hypothesis Testing:
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Homework
There is a MyOpenMath assignment due on Monday, September 21.