BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
MAT-150
Handout #1
Spring 2015
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Instructor Robert Fusco
Read Chapter 1 Look up and be knowable when it comes to the following terms:
Note:
DO NOT memorize the definitions from the book, understand the

Section l1 Descriptive and lnferential Statistics 5
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Applying the Conc
Attendance and Grades
Read the following on attendance and grades, and answer the questions.
A study conducted at Manatee Community College revealed that students who atte

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Benjamin Yakir, The Hebrew University
Introduction to Statistical Thinking
(With R, Without Calculus)
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In memory of my father, Moshe Yakir, and the family he lost.
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Preface
The target audience for this book is college students who are requir

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Introduction to Statistical Thought
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Copyright c 2005 by Michael Lavine
Contents
List of Figures
v
List of Tables
x
Preface
xi
1
Probability
1.1 Basic Probability . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
1.2 Probability Densities .

First Edition
G. Jay Kerns
Introduction to Probability
and Statistics Using R
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IPSUR: Introduction to Probability and Statistics Using R
Copyright 2010 G. Jay Kerns
ISBN: 978-0-557-24979-4
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v. 1.0
Beginning Statistics
This is the book Beginning Statistics (v. 1.0).
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Prefac

Chapter 2
Frequency Distributions
Mat-150
Be familiar with following terms:
1. Tally (page 43)
2. Outliers (page 64)
3. Frequency distribution (page 43)
4. Lower Class Limit (page 44)
5. Upper Class Limit (page 44)
6. Class Boundaries (page 45)
7. Class M

BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
MAT-150
Study Aid #1
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Instructor Robert Fusco
Chapter One
1) The main elements of Statistics:
a) Collecting data
b) Organizing data
c) Presenting the data
d) Summarizing the data
e) Analyzing the data

Vocabulary Worksheet
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Name_ _
Fill in the blank
1) _occurs because of mistakes made by researchers during the collection,
recording and/or analysis of data. I.E. the researcher made a mistake!
2) In _, neither the researcher n

Vocabulary Worksheet
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Name_ _
Fill in the blank
1) _occurs because of mistakes made by researchers during the collection,
recording and/or analysis of data. I.E. the researcher made a mistake!
2) In _, neither the researcher n

Vocabulary Worksheet
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Name_ _
Fill in the blank
1) _occurs because of mistakes made by researchers during the collection,
recording and/or analysis of data. I.E. the researcher made a mistake!
2) In _, neither the researcher n

Mat-150
Chapter 1 and 2 Review
1) I give three students an assignment; of course I chose a statistics project about the movie Guardians of the
galaxy
a) Billy has agreed to stand outside a local movie theater showing Guardians of the galaxy and ask every

BERGEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
MAT-150
Homework Text Book Chapter 1
MAT-150 Elementary Statistics
Instructor Robert Fusco
Chapter 1 Text book homework:
Page #5
1,2,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,13,15
Page # 17
4,11,12,13,14,15,16
Page #24 and #25
8, 10, 11, 14, 17, 18, 27, 29