MATH335302

Introductory Statistics, Summer 2018
Monday, Wednesday 6-9:15    295S 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: 5:15-6:00 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: 5-17 odd
3.4: 5-15 odd
4.2: 3, 5, 13-33 odd

HW#2 on mystatlab

July 2
4.3: 5-23 odd
4.4:  5-21 odd
4.5:  5-25 odd

HW#3 on mystatlab

July 9
5.2: 7-17 odd
5.3: 5-17 odd
5.4: 5-15 odd

HW#4 on mystatlab
Quiz 1
July 11

6.2: 9-35 odd
6.3: 17-23 odd
6.5: 5-19 odd
6.7: 5-21 odd

HW#5 on mystatlab


July 16
7.2: 3-35 odd
7.3: 9-19 odd

HW#6 on mystatlab

July 18

Midterm
July 23
8.2: read
8.4: 9-21 odd

HW#7 on mystatlab

July 25
8.3: 5-27 odd
9.2: 5-17 odd

HW#8 on mystatlab
Quiz 2
July 30
9.3: 5-15 odd
9.4: 7, 9, 13, 17
brief treatment of correlation/regression
hypothesis testing review

HW#9 on mystatlab

August 1

Final