Instructor: Timothy A. Thornton (thornton@stat)
Class Time: 2:10pm-4:00pm on MWF at 155 Donner Lab.
Instructor Office hours: MW 4pm-5pm, 389 Evans.
GSI: Partha S. Dey (partha@stat)
Lab Sections: MWF 9:00am-10:00am, 334 Evans, MWF 10:00am-11:00am, 334 Evans.
GSI Office hours: Tuesdays 12pm-1pm, 307 Evans.
Textbook: Introduction to the Practice of Statistics by David S. Moore, George P. McCabe.
Contents: Chapters 1-11 of the textbook (if time permits, Chapter 12).
There will be 4 quizzes for this course. The quizzes will be given during the labs. Students can choose to take the quiz during the 9:00am-10:00am lab or the 10:00am-11:00am lab). The lowest quiz score will be dropped.
There will be one midterm. The midterm will be given on Monday, July 23. The midterm will be given during class from 2:10pm-4:00pm. There will not be a make-up midterm.
The midterm will cover materials from chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, as well as the material on counting methods. Please bring a calculator.
The date of the final is Friday, August 17. The final will be given during class from 2:10pm-4:00pm. There will not be a make-up final.
The final exam will be comprehensive, but the exam will focus primarily on material from chapters 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11. Please bring a calculator.
Students are allowed to bring one sheet (front and back) of hand-written formulas and/or notes to use during the final exam. Formulas will not be provided by the instructor for the final exam. Probability distribution tables for the Normal, t, Chi-squared etc. will be provided.