Tuesday | Thursday | ||

4 September | Chapter 1. Course Preview. Displaying distributions. Stemplots, histograms. Homework "0" Assigned | ||

9 September | Chapter 1. Center and spread. Median, quartiles, boxplots. Mean, standard deviation. Normal distribution. | 11 September | Homework 1 Assigned |

16 September | Chapter 2. Displaying bivariate distributions. Scatterplots, linear fits, exponential fits. | 18 September | Homework 2a Assigned |

23 September | Chapter 2. Correlation and regression.
Simpson's Paradox. Two-way tables. | 25 September | Homework 2b Assigned |

30 September | Chapter 3. Sampling and experimental design. | 2 October | Homework 3 Assigned |

7 October | Chapter 4. Probability. Population mean, standard deviation. Conditional probability, independence. | 9 October | Homework 4 Assigned |

14 October | Chapter 5. Stability and variability of counts and averages. Binomial distribution. Normal distribution. Central limit approximation. | 16 October | Homework 5 Assigned |

21 October | Chapter 6. Concepts of inference. Estimates, standard errors. Confidence intervals. Hypothesis tests. | 23 October | Homework 6 Assigned |

28 October | Review (Chapters 1-5) | 30 October | Midterm (Material through 16 October) |

4 November | Chapter 7. Inference for mean values. Comparing two means. | 6 November | Homework 7 Assigned |

11 November | Chapter 8. Inference for proportions. Chi-square tests. Two-way tables. | 13 November | Homework 8 Assigned |

18 November | Chapter 9. Inference for regresssion. Standard errors, confidence intervals. Prediction intervals. | 20 November | Homework 9 Assigned |

25 November | Fall Recess | 27 November | Fall Recess |

2 December | Chapter 9. Inference for regression. Test for linear relationship. Tests for inclusion of variables. Final prediction error. | 4 December | |

18 December | Final Exam (9:00 AM) |

Homework assignments for the Life Sciences and Social Sciences sections (101 and 102) will
be due on the **Tuesday** following the Thursday assignment date.
Homework assignments for the Environmental Sciences section (103) will be due on the **Thursday**
following the Thursday assignment date.