Introductory Statistics

The following is a **tentative** syllabus for the course. For up to date information please look at the **Canvas** page.

week |
chapter |
topic |

1 |
Ch. 1+2 |
Design of studies |

Ch. 3+4 |
Mean and SD | |

Ch. 5 |
Normal distribution | |

2 |
Ch. 8 |
Correlation |

Ch. 9 |
More Correlation | |

Ch. 10 |
Regression | |

3 |
Ch. 11 |
R.M.S. error |

Ch. 12 |
Regression line | |

4 |
Ch. 13 |
Multiplication rule |

Ch. 14 |
Addition rule | |

Ch. 15 |
Binomial formula | |

5 |
Ch. 16 |
Law of Large Numbers |

Ch. 17 |
Standard Error | |

Ch. 18 |
Probability Histogram | |

6 |
Ch. 19 |
Sampling methods |

Ch. 20 |
Sampling error | |

Ch. 21 |
Confidence intervals | |

7 |
Ch. 23 |
Averages |

Ch. 26 |
z-test | |

8 |
Ch. 26.6 |
t-test |

Ch. 27 |
Two-sample z-test | |

Ch. 27 |
Two-sample z-test | |

9 |
Memorial Day |
no class |

Ch. 28 |
Chi-squared | |

Ch. 28 |
Chi-squared | |

10 |
Ch. 29 |
Significance |

Review |
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