
 Instructor:
 Prof. Carlos C. Rodríguez , 4424617
 Office Hours:
 Wednesdays 1012, ES319B.
 Text:
 Statistics, 1998. Freedman, Pisani and Purves.
third Edition. Norton.
 WebPage:
 http://omega.albany.edu:8008/mat108
 Exercises:
 http://omega.albany.edu:8008/Estats
 T.A.s:
 TBA (Office)
(OH) MWF 10:0511:10. Also help at ES138. Check the schedules.
Topics
 Histogram, Stemandleaf, Average, Standard Deviation, Median, Quartiles. Gaussian Approximation for Data.( » CH35 Exam I).
 Correlation, and Regression. ( » CH612 Exam II).
 Probability, Accuracy of Percentages, Accuracy of Averages. ( » CH1325 Exam III).
 Tests of Significance, Contingency Tables. ( » CH2629 Exam IV).
EVALUATION
Exam I  Thrs. Sep. 28 
Exam II  Thrs. Oct. 19 
Exam III  Thrs. Nov. 9 
Exam IV  Thrs. Dec. 12 
EXTRA CREDIT: You can add up to 20 extra points to your final
cummulative score by emailing (before each exam) to CR569, five
*original* and *correct* multiple choice questions with the special
format and special instructions explained in
http://omega.albany.edu:8008/mat108dir/xtra.html
Note:
FinalScore = (TotalBest3Exams + XtraCredit)/3
All exams are cumulative, multiple choice, closebook, calculators are allowed. Final scores below 30% are failing grades.
