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Updated 29 Aug 2015

# MATH200/ME50 Schedule and Assignments

The assigned problems are my short list: you need to work additional problems in your weak areas.

Underlining indicates active links in the online schedule at http://BrownMath.com/stat15c/sked.htm . See additional handouts on the course Web page.

Date Written Work Due Today
(See notes above)
Today’s Topic
(Skim-read before class, study after.)
1 Sept (none) Course Outline plus Ch 1: Statistics!
8 Sept Work the Chapter 1 exercises. Ch 2: Graphing Your Data
15 Sept Work the Chapter 2 exercises. Ch 3: Numbers about Numbers
22 Sept Work the Chapter 3 exercises.
Hand in Sleep Lab.
Ch 4: Linked Variables
29 Sept Work the Chapter 4 exercises. Ch 5: Probability
6 Oct Work Chapter 5 Problem Set 1 only.
Hand in ★Shoe-Size Lab.
Ch 6: Discrete Probability Models
20 Oct Work the Chapter 6 exercises. Ch 7: Normal Distributions
27 Oct Work the Chapter 7 exercises.
Hand in ★Probability Lab.
Ch 8: How Samples Vary
3 Nov Work the Chapter 8 exercises. Ch 9: Estimating Population Parameters
Starting 10 Nov, use Inferential Statistics: Basic Cases as additional cheat sheet on quizzes and exam.
10 Nov Work the Chapter 9 exercises. Ch 10: Hypothesis Tests parts A,B,D
17 Nov Work Chapter 10 Problem Set 1. Ch 10: Hypothesis Tests parts C,E
M&Ms Lab: Inferences for One Population
24 Nov Work Chapter 10 Problem Set 2. Ch 11: Inference from Two Samples
1 Dec Work the Chapter 11 exercises.
Hand in ★ESP Lab.
Ch 12: Tests on Counted Data
8 Dec Work the Chapter 12 exercises. Review Session
15 Dec Final Exam
★ 10% extra credit if you hand in these labs by the start of the class before the class when they’re due.
Key dates:
• 9 Sept (W): last day to add
• 16 Sept (W): last day to drop
• on or before 25 Sept (F): early progress reports posted
• 30 Oct (F): last day to withdraw with a W grade
• 12 Nov (R): Registration Day — no day classes, but evening classes meet
• 7 Dec (M): last day to withdraw with WP/WF
• on or before Dec 21 (M): grades posted

Updates and new info: http://BrownMath.com/stat15c/