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Chapter 1 - Exploring Data

Here are online resources, notes, classwork and homework assignments for Chapter 1.

Against All Odds Videos:
What Is Statistics?
Stemplots
Histograms
Measures of Center
Boxplots
Standard Deviation
Two-Way Tables

ARTICLE explaining difference between standard deviation (by squaring the deviations) and mean absolute deviation (using absolute value)

WEBSITE explaining reasons for dividing by n-1 in the standard deviation formula

CHAPTER 1 TEST ON FRIDAY 9/16/16

Homework:
Monday 8/29:
 
Get syllabus signed - due Friday
Tuesday 8/30:  Homework 1.1-1.6 worksheet
Wednesday 8/31:  No homework - Read p.2-6, 7-11
Thursday 9/1:  1.1(p.20) #19,25,27-30     Read p.11-20   - due Tuesday
Friday 9/2:  No new homework

Tuesday 9/6:  1.2(p.41) #38,40,41,43     Read p.25-30
Wednesday 9/7:  No homework     Read p.31-32
Thursday 9/8:  1.2(p.41) #51,56,59,60,67,73     Read p.33-39
Friday 9/9:  No homework     Read p.49-52

Monday 9/12:  1.3(p.69) #79,81,84,85,89,92,93     Read p.53-59
Tuesday 9/13:  1.3(p.69) #97,99,102,104,108,110     Read p.60-67
Wednesday 9/14:  Start the Ch. 1 Review     Read Chapter 1 Review p.74-75
Thursday 9/15:  Review for tomorrow's Ch. 1 Test
Friday 9/16:  CHAPTER 1 TEST