Statistics 185
Fall 2024
Professor: Mark McClure
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 The Math Lab
Handouts
 Normal tables: [ PDF for quizzes/exams  Interactive web version ]
 Review for Exam I
Class Notes

Monday, August 19  NCAA Data Intro:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material due by Thursday, August 22.And don't forget the survey on the forum!!

Wednesday, August 21  More on data:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material due by Sunday, August 25.

Friday, August 23  Measures of Data:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with just one problem worth 4 points due by Monday, August 26.
Be sure to use the definition of sample standard deviation, rather for population standard deviation.
 Monday, August 26: Lab 1

Wednesday, August 28  Categorical Data:
 Presentation

Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with two problems worth 5 points due by next Wednesday, September 4.

Wednesday, September 4  Probability Theory:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with seven problems worth 9 points due by next Monday, September 9.

Friday, September 6  Discrete Distributions:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with seven problems due by next Tuesday, September 10.

Monday, September 9  Continous Distributions and the Normal:
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Homework
In lieu of homework, you should focus on the problem sheet for the midterm exam!
 Monday, September 16  Normal Samples:

Wednesday, September 18  Confidence Intervals:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with four problems due by Sunday, September 22.

Friday, September 20  Confidence Intervals for Proportions:
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 Computer Lab 2

Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with three problems due by Monday, September 23.

Monday, September 23  Hypothesis Tests:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with two problems worth 9 points due by Thursday, September 26.
 Wednesday, September 25  Problem day!

Wednesday, October 30  Comparing Data Sets:
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Homework
There is a My Open Math assignment over this material with two problems worth 9 points due by Monday, November 4.