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Math 250  Statistical Methods I
Spring 2018
Professor: Bo Kai Office: 350 Robert Scott Small Building Phone: (843) 9538017 Email: KaiB@cofc.edu Office Hours: TR 12:30  1:30 pm or by appointment Syllabus: Section 02, Section 06 Textbook: Introductory Statistics (10th Edition), by Neil A. Weiss, Published by Pearson. College of Charleston: Course Calendar

Instructions:


HW1 Due 01/18 
01/09 
Section 1.1:
1.7, 1.9, 1.13, 1.15. Section 1.2:
1.45, 1.51(b). Section 2.1:
2.7, 2.9, 2.15, 2.16. Minitab Guide:

01/11 
Section
2.22.3: 2.39,
2.107. Section 2.4: 2.143, 2.145, 2.146,
2.149, 2.151, 2.153. Section 3.1: 3.19, 3.27, 3.47, 3.51,
3.55, 3.56. Minitab Guide:


01/16 
Section 3.2: 3.64, 3.71, 3.81, 3.87, 3.91. Section 3.3: 3.121, 3.139. Section 3.4: 3.163, 3.165, 3.167, 3.169, 3.183. Minitab Guide:


HW2 Due 02/01 
01/18 
Section 3.4: 3.178, 3.181, 3.191. Section 3.5:
3.192, 3.217, 3.218, 3.225. Minitab Guide:

01/23 
Section 4.1: 4.19, 4.25. Section 4.2: 4.42, 4.43, 4.45, 4.65,
4.69, 4.76. Section 4.3: 4.85, 4.86, 4.97, 4.98,
4.99, 4.101. 

01/25 
Section §4.8:
4.247, 4.251, 4.253, 4.258. 

01/30 
Section §4.8: 4.261, 4.262, 4.263, 4.265, 4.267, 4.268. Study for
Quiz 2, which covers §3.4, §3.5, §4.1, §4.2, §4.3, §4.8. 

HW3 Due 02/15 
02/06 
Section §5.1:
5.9, 5.11, 5.17, 5.21, 5.22. 
02/08 
Section §5.2: 5.31, 5.37, 5.39, 5.41,
5.43, 5.48. 

02/13 
Study for
Test 1, please follow the study guide in OAKS to study for
Test 1! 

HW4 Due 03/01 
02/20 
Section §5.3: 5.65, 5.73, 5.76, 5.63, 5.77, 5.79, 5.81, 5.83, 5.85, 5.87. You may do the parts about finding mean and standard
deviation of Binomial after 02/22’s lecture. 
02/22 
Section §5.3: Finish the parts about finding mean and standard deviation of Binomial in the above problems. 

02/27 
Section §6.1: 6.7, 6.9, 6.11, 6.29, 6.31, 6.33. Study for
Quiz 3, which covers §5.3 (Binomial), §6.1 (Density Curves). 

HW5 Due 03/15 
03/01 
Section §6.2: 6.59, 6.61, 6.63, 6.65, 6.69, 6.70, 6.71, 6.75, 6.77, 6.83.

03/06 
Section §6.3:
6.97, 6.99, 6.103, 6.109,
6.112. 

03/08 
Section §6.4: 6.121, 6.123, 6.135, 6.136. Section §7.1: 7.2, 7.17. Minitab Guide:


03/13 
Section §7.2: 7.41, 7.47, 7.51. Section §7.3: 7.67, 7.71, 7.73, 7.75,
7.77, 7.80. Study for Quiz 4, which covers §6.2 –
6.4, §7.1 – §7.3. 

HW6 Due 04/05 
03/15 
No Assignment Today. Enjoy Your Spring
Break! 
03/27 
Section §8.2: 8.69, 8.74, 8.77, 8.91, 8.93, 8.99. Minitab Guide:


03/29 
Section §8.2: 8.79, 8.81, 8.85, 8.89. Section §8.3: 8.129, 8.131, 8.133, 8.135, 8.141. Minitab Guide:


04/03 
Study for
Test 2, please follow the study guide in OAKS to study for
Test 2! 

HW7 Due 04/19 
04/10 
Section §9.1: 9.15, 9.17, 9.19, 9.21, 9.23, 9.25, 9.27, 9.29. Extra Credit Assignment (A bonus point to be
added to your overall grade):

04/12 
Section §9.4: 9.83, 9.85, 9.87, 9.90, 9.91, 9.93.
Minitab Guide:


04/17 
Section §9.3: 9.53, 9.55, 9.57, 9.61. Section §9.5: 9.113, 9.115, 9.117, 9.120, 9.123. Please
use the pvalue approach for all hypothesis test problems. Please complete Quiz 5 (in OAKS) before the class on Thursday 04/19. Minitab Guide:

─ 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.
─
You’ll earn up to 5 bonus points after completing the project.
─ Detailed information and instruction will be posted in OAKS.