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Unformatted text preview: STAT 411 Statistical Methods I Topics Covered: Collection and representation of information; elements of probability; random variables and probability distributions (Bernoulli, hypergeometric, binomial, Poisson and normal distributions etc); statistical sampling, estimation; testing hypotheses; simple linear regression (some topics). Prerequisites: MATH 182 Textbook: Probability and Statistics for Engineering and Scientists, 8th Edition by Walpole, Myers, Myers, and Ye Class Time and Location: TR 4:00-5:15pm -- CBC-C216 Instructor: Amei Amei Office: SEB 3127 Telephone: 702-895-5159 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Office Hours: TR 1:00-2:00pm and by appointment Homework: Homework assignments will be posted on WebCampus. Please check often for updates. Class Policies: Class attendance is mandatory. No late homework assignments or exams will be accepted. No programmable or graphing calculators are allowed during exams. Students are allowed to use a basic scientific calculator. Grading: 10% Homework 15% Midterm I ( Thursday February 24, 2011, 4:00-5:15pm ) 30% Midterm II ( Thursday April 7, 2011, 4:00-5:15pm ) 45% Final Exam Final Exam: Tuesday May 10 2011, 6:00pm-8:00pm, CBC-C216.Final Exam: Tuesday May 10 2011, 6:00pm-8:00pm, CBC-C216....
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