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San Jose State University, Department of Mathematics Math 161A, sec. 03 – Applied Statistics I – Spring 2010 Instructor: Dr . Kovaleva Olga, office: MH 439; e-mail: kovaleva@math.sjsu.edu Course website : http://www.sjsu.edu/people/olga.kovaleva/ Homework assignments and course announcements will be posted regularly. Office hours: M 14:00 – 15:00, TTh 13:20 – 14:35 or by appointment Class meetings: TTh 12:00 – 13:15, CL 234 Textbook and Other Required Material 1. Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences , by Jay Devore, 7th ed., Duxbury, 2007; 2. Student Solutions Manual for Devore's Probability and Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, 7th ed. (Optional, but recommended. It contains worked-out solutions to all odd exercises) Technology: a scientific calculator which has exponential, logarithmic, and factorial keys. Programmable calculators will not be allowed during tests Prerequisites: MATH 31 with a grade of "C-" or better Catalog Description Descriptive and inferential statistics. Collection and analysis of data, discrete and continuous probability models, random variables, Central Limit Theorem, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing. Topics: Chapters from 1 through 8 omitting some sections Tentative schedule, Math 161A - 03 ( subject to change) Changes will be announced in class and posted on the course website. Week Material covered Tests Important Dates 01.25-01.29 1.1-1.3 02.01-02.05 1.4, 2.1, 2.2 Friday, Feb. 5 , Last day to drop without a “W” grade 02.08-02.12 2.2, 2.3 Friday, Feb.12, Last date to
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