STAT 250 schedule

STAT 250 schedule - R e vi s e d T e ntativ e Daily Cour s...

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Unformatted text preview: R e vi s e d T e ntativ e Daily Cour s e S c h e dul e (Subj ec t t o c hang e a t any t im e by announ ce m e n t during c la ss ) C L ASS T OPICS C HAPTERS DUE ON-LINE DUE IN C LAS 1 30 th Aug Mon Week 1 Introduction Blackboard StatsPortal 2 1 st Sep Wed Week 1 Syllabus Questions and Answers Picturing Distributions with Graphs (Chapter 1) Individuals and variables Categorical variables Quantitative variables 3 3 rd Sep Friday Week 1 Picturing Distributions with Graphs (Chapter 1) Pie charts Bar graphs 6 th Sept Mon Week 2 Labor Day Holiday No Class 4 8 th Sep Wed Week 2 Picturing Distributions with Graphs (Chapter 1) Organizing Quantitative Data Organize discrete data in tables Construct histograms of discrete data Chapter 1 5 10 th Sep Friday Week 2 Picturing Distributions with Graphs (Chapter 1) Organize continuous data in tables Construct histograms of continuous data Chapter 1 6 13 th Sept Mon Week 3 Picturing Distributions with Graphs (Chapter 1) Stemplots (Stem-and-Leaf) Identify shape of a distribution Time plot Chapter 1 7 15 th Sep Wed Week 3 Measuring Spread (Chpt. 2) Determine the mean Determine the media Comparing the mean and the median Chapter 2 8 17 th Sep Friday Week 3 Measuring Spread (Chpt. 2) The quartiles The five-number summary Chapter 2 9 20 th Sept Mon Week 4 Measuring Spread (Chpt. 2) Boxplot Spotting suspected outliers Chapter 2 Assignment 1 Post-Test Ch 1 Quiz 1:Chapter 1 10 22 th Sep Wed Week 4 Measuring Spread (Chpt. 2) Standard deviation Choosing measures of center and spread Organizing a statistical problem Chapter 2 11 24 th Sep Friday Week 4 Review for Test 1 Chapter 2 12 27 th Sept Mon Week 5 T e s t 1(Chapt e r s 1 and 2) Assignment 2 Post-Test Ch 2 Quiz 2: Chapter 2 MINITAB 1 13 29 th Sep Wed Week 5 Density curves (Chpt. 3) Definition Properties Describing density curves Chapter 3 14 1 st Oct Friday Week 5 Density curves (Chpt. 3) The 68-95-99.7 rule The standard Normal distribution Chapter 3 15 4 th Oct Mon Week 6 Density curves (Chpt. 3) Finding Normal proportions Using the standard Normal table...
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This note was uploaded on 03/05/2011 for the course STAT 250 taught by Professor Sims during the Fall '08 term at George Mason.

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