# Statistics 185

### Spring 2022

Professor: Mark McClure

## Handy Links

- Syllabus
- Course calendar
- The textbook: PDF | Homepage
- Discourse (our class forum)
- WebWork (our online HW)
- The Math Lab

## Handouts

## Tools

- A basic data explorer
- Normal tables
- Normal calculator
- t-calculators
- Mean and standard deviation for short lists

## Demos

## Class Notes

- Monday, January 10: Data Intro
- Wednesday, January 12: Getting data with studies and experiments
- Wednesday, January 19: A closer look at numerical data
- Monday, January 24: A closer look at categorical data
- Wednesday, January 26: Probability Theory
- Monday, February 7: Discrete Distributions
- Friday, February 11: Continuous Distributions - with a normal intro
- Monday, February 14: More on the normal distribution
- Monday, February 21: Sampling Distributions
- Friday, February 25: Confidence intervals for proportions
- Monday, March 14
- Wednesday, March 16: Winning Probability
- Friday, March 18: Hypothesis Testing
- Monday, March 28: The t-distribution
- Monday, April 4: Comparing data sets
- Monday, April 18: Linear models | Electoral vs Popular votes