Syllabus MAT108 Fall 1998
Elementary Statistics

 

Instructor:
Prof. Carlos C. Rodríguez , 442-4617
Office Hours:
Wednesdays 10-12, ES-319B.
Text:
Statistics, 1998. Freedman, Pisani, Purves and Adhikari. third Edition. Norton.
WebPage:
http://omega.albany.edu:8008/mat108
Exercises:
http://omega.albany.edu:8008/Estats
T.A.s:
Tutoring room ES138. Check the schedules.

Topics

  1. Histogram, Stem-and-leaf, Average, Standard Deviation, Median, Quartiles. Gaussian Approximation for Data.( CH3-5 Exam I).
  2. Correlation, and Regression. ( CH6-12 Exam II).
  3. Probability, Accuracy of Percentages, Accuracy of Averages. ( CH13-25 Exam III).
  4. Tests of Significance, Contingency Tables. ( CH26-29 Exam IV).

EVALUATION

Exam I Thrs. Sept. 17
Exam II Thrs. Oct. 22
Exam III Thrs. Nov. 12
Exam IV Thrs. Dec. 3

Note: The final grade is computed by dropping the lowest of the 4 exams. All exams are cumulative, multiple choice, close-book, calculators are allowed. Final scores below 30% are failing grades.


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