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Math 104 - Elementary Statistics

Summer 2018


Professor: Bo Kai

Office: 350 Robert Scott Small Building

Phone: (843) 953-8017

Email: KaiB@cofc.edu

Office Hours: By appointment

Syllabus: Click here

Textbook: The Basic Practice of Statistics (Eighth Edition) by Moore, Notz & Fligner.

Student Site: Click here

College of Charleston:

Academic Calendar

Final Exam Schedule

The Honor System


Course Calendar

Week 1

Week2

Monday

5/14

5/21

Tuesday

5/15

5/22 HW3 Due; Quiz 2

Wednesday

5/16 HW1 Due; Quiz 1

5/23 Withdraw Deadline

Thursday

5/17

5/24 HW4 Due; Test 2

Friday

5/18 HW2 Due; Test 1

5/25 Last day of classes; Review

Final Exam

May 29, Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (HW5 due before Final)


Homework Assignments

HW1

Due 5/16

5/14

Chapter 8: 8.1, 8.2, 8.3 (on p.207-p.208), 8.17, 8.18, 8.26 (on p.223-p.224).

Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.3, 1.6, 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.19, 1.20, 1.21, 1.22, 1.32, 1.43, 1.45.

Chapter 2: 2.4, 2.5, 2.10, 2.11, 2.15, 2.16, 2.17, 2.18, 2.19, 2.21, 2.22, 2.23, 2.24, 2.38, 2.39.

5/15

Chapter 2: 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 2.12, 2.20, 2.36, 2.42, 2.43, 2.51.

Chapter 3: 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, 3.12, 3.13, 3.14, 3.30, 3.35, 3.36, 3.37, 3.38.

  • In Chapter 2, for any problems that ask you to construct boxplots, please draw modified boxplots!
  • In Chapter 3, for any problems that ask you to use Table A, you may ignore it and use TI functions normalcdf() and invnorm() instead!

HW2

Due 5/18

5/16

Chapter 12: 12.2, 12.5, 12.6, 12.7, 12.8, 12.9, 12.10, 12.11, 12.35, 12.38, 12.40.

Chapter 13: 13.1, 13.2, 13.25.

5/17

Chapter 12: 12.12, 12.13, 12.14, 12.15, 12.16, 12.17, 12.18, 12.19, 12.36, 12.37, 12.45, 12.47, 12.51, 12.52, 12.53, 12.54.

Chapter 13: 13.31, 13.32.

HW3

Due 5/22

5/18

Chapter 14: 14.1, 14.2, 14.3, 14.4. ,14.5, 14.6, 14.7, 14.13, 14.14, 14.15, 14.16, 14.17, 14.18, 14.22, 14.24, 14.26.

Have a great weekend!

5/21

Chapter 14: 14.8, 14.9, 14.11, 14.12. ,14.23, 14.25, 14.28, 14.29, 14.31, 14.32, 14.33, 14.34, 14.36.

HW4

Due 5/24

5/22

Chapter 15: 15.1, 15.2, 15.3, 15.6, 15.9, 15.10, 15.11, 15.12, 15.13, 15.16, 15.17, 15.18, 15.19, 15.20, 15.21, 15.22, 15.23, 15.27, 15.29, 15.34, 15.39, 15.40.

5/23

Chapter 16: 16.5, 16.6, 16.7, 16.8, 16.9, 16.10, 16.11, 16.15, 16.16, 16.17, 16.18, 16.26.

Chapter 18: 18.12, 18.13, 18.42. (We only cover sample size estimation in Chapter 18).

HW5

Due 5/29

Before Final

5/24

Chapter 17: 17.1, 17.2, 17.3, 17.4, 17.5, 17.6, 17.7.

5/25

Chapter 17: 17.14, 17.15, 17.20, 17.21, 17.28, 17.30, 17.38, 17.40.

Chapter 20: 20.1, 20.5, 20.7, 20.15, 20.16, 20.17, 20.18, 20.21, 20.26, 20.30, 20.35, 20.52.

I appreciate your hard work done in the two weeks!

Good luck to everyone on your final exam!

Maymester is quite intensive. I appreciate that you can complete homework problems on time. I also hope everyone can get a decent grade and then start enjoying the beautiful summer!

 


Course Materials and Grades

     Please view/download course materials, such as lecture slides, solutions, study guides, etc., under the Content menu in OAKS.

     Please check your grades under the Grades menu in OAKS.


Project

     You’ll earn up to 5 bonus points after completing the project.

     Detailed information and instruction will be posted in OAKS.


Supplementary Materials

  1. Table A: Standard Normal Distribution Table (z-table)
  2. Table C: t-distribution Table (t-table)