Essential Statistics, T2 2019-20

Syllabus

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Lecture 1, January 6

Chapter 1: Introduction to Business Statistics

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 1,

Homework Chapter 1 Due on Monday, Jan 13 (no late homework, please!)

Lecture 2, January 8

Chapter 2: Descriptive Statistics: Graphical Methods

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 2(1),

Lecture 3, January 13

Chapter 2: Descriptive Statistics: Graphical Methods

In Class 2(2), Extra Problems,

Homework Chapter 2 Due on Monday, Jan 20 (no late homework, please!)

Lecture 4, January 15

Chapter 3: Descriptive Statistics: Numerical Methods

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 3(1),

Lecture 5, January 20

Chapter 3: Descriptive Statistics: Numerical Methods

In Class 3(2), Extra Problems,

Homework Chapter 3 Due on Monday, Jan 27 (no late homework, please!)

Note: Skip the last section "Weighted Means and Grouped Data"

Lecture 6, January 22

Chapter 4: Probability

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 4(1),

Lecture 7, January 27

Chapter 4: Probability

In Class 4(2),

Homework Chapter 4 Due on Monday, Feb 3 (no late homework, please!)

Lecture 8, January 29

Chapter 5: Discrete Random Variables

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 5(1),

Because it is hard, let's practice: Extra Problems Chapter 4, probability

Lecture 9, Feb 3

Chapter 5: Discrete Random Variables

In Class 5(2),

Homework Chapter 5 Due on Wednesday, Feb 12 (no late homework, please!)

Lecture 10, February 5

Chapter 6: Continuous Random Variables

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 6,

Normal Table

Let's practice: Extra Problems Chapter 5, Discrete Random Variables

Class Cancel on Monday Feb 10 due to Religious holiday

Lecture 11, Feb 12

Chapter 6: Continuous Random Variables

Extra Problems Chapter 6, Continuous Random Variables

No Homework this week.

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Information of Make up class and Midterm Exam

Make Up class is on Friday Feb 14, 10-11:50 Room A329 (next to the usual class room). We will do some review and last year exam.

Midterm exam (35%) is on Saturday Feb 15, 10-11:50 Room 1504 (the old building). The formula sheet and normal table will be provided. Please don't forget to bring your calculator!!

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Lecture 13, February 17

Discussion on Misleading Statistics and Group Presentation (10%)

Lecture 14, February 19

Chapter 7: Sampling Distributions

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 7

Lecture 15, February 24

Chapter 7: Sampling Distributions

Let's practice: Extra Problems Chapter 7, Sampling Distributions

Homework Chapter 7 Due on Monday, March 2 (no late homework, please!)

Lecture 16, February 26

Chapter 8: Confidence Intervals

Slides, Conclusion, In Class 8