Introductory Statistics, Summer 2018
Monday, Wednesday 69:15 295S Stokes Hall
Prof. Dan Chambers
543 Maloney Hall
6175523769
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: 5:156:00
Mondays and Wednesdays before class.
Here's
a copy of the syllabus. Instructions for registering for
MyStatLab if you choose to use it are here.
The following is a
tentative schedule; check back for updates:
Date  Homework  Quizzes/Exams 
June 25 
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 

June 27 
3.3: 517 odd 3.4: 515 odd 4.2: 3, 5, 1333 odd HW#2 on mystatlab 

July 2 
4.3: 523 odd 4.4: 521 odd 4.5: 525 odd HW#3 on mystatlab 

July 9 
5.2: 717 odd 5.3: 517 odd 5.4: 515 odd HW#4 on mystatlab 
Quiz 1 
July 11 
6.2: 935 odd HW#5 on mystatlab 

July 16 
7.2: 335 odd 7.3: 919 odd HW#6 on mystatlab 

July 18 
Midterm 

July 23 
8.2: read 8.4: 921 odd HW#7 on mystatlab 

July 25 
8.3: 527 odd 9.2: 517 odd HW#8 on mystatlab 
Quiz 2 
July 30 
9.3: 515 odd 9.4: 7, 9, 13, 17 brief treatment of correlation/regression hypothesis testing review HW#9 on mystatlab 

August 1 
Final 


