ADMT2530

Introductory Statistics, Spring 2018
103N Stokes Hall


Prof. Dan Chambers
543 Maloney Hall
617-552-3769
chambers@bc.edu

This course is primarily an introduction to inferential statistics. Topics to be covered include descriptive statistics, elementary probability, the binomial and normal distributions, estimation, and hypothesis testing.

I have office hours: W 5-5:50 before class, M3-4, W2-3, F11-12, or by appointment.

Here's a copy of the syllabus. Note there are no classes on March 7 and March 28.  Instructions for registering for MyStatLab if you choose to use it are here.



Date Homework Quizzes/Exams
January 17
2.2: 5, 7, 11, 15, 21, 23, 27
2.3: 11, 13, 15
handout problem
3.2: 5, 7, 9, 11, 15

HW#1 on mystatlab site 

January 24 3.3: 5-17 odd
3.4: 5-15 odd

HW#2 on mystatlab

January 31
4.2: 3, 5, 13-33 odd
4.3: 5-23 odd

HW#3 on mystatlab
Quiz 1
February 7 4.4:  5-21 odd
4.5:  5-25 odd

HW#4 on mystatlab

February 14

5.2: 7-17 odd
5.3: 5-17 odd

HW#5 on mystatlab


February 21 5.4: 5-15 odd
6.2: 9-39 odd

HW#6 on mystatlab
Quiz 2
February 28
6.3: 5-23 odd
6.5: 5-19 odd
6.7: 5-21 odd

HW#7 on mystatlab

March 7
no class

March 14

midterm
March 21 7.2: 3-35 odd

HW#8 on mystatlab

March 28

no class


April 4
7.3: 9-19 odd
8.2: read

HW#9 on mystatlab

April 11
read 8.3, problems next week Quiz 3
April 18
8.3: 5-27 odd
8.4: 9-21 odd

HW#10 on mystatlab

April 25
9.3: 5-15 odd
9.4: 7, 9, 13, 17

HW#11 on my statlab

May 2
9.2: 5-17 odd
brief treatment of correlation/regression
hypothesis testing review

HW#12 on mystatlab

May 9

Final (comprehensive)