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Chapter 4 - Designing Studies

Here are online resources, notes, classwork and homework assignments for Chapter 4.

Website explaining some of the main terms from this unit.

Against All Odds Videos:
The Question of Causation
Designing Experiments
Census and Sampling
Samples and Surveys

CHAPTER 4 TEST ON WEDNESDAY 11/7/18

Date

Lesson

Homework

Monday 10/22 Topic: Observational Studies vs. Experiments
Chocolate Case Study
Read p.209-210,235
 
Tuesday 10/23 Topic: Sampling Methods and Bias
Read p.209-222
4.1 (p.229) #1,5,17,21,27,37,38
Due Wednesday 10/24
Wednesday 10/24 Topic: Random Sampling and Types of Bias
Read p.223-227
4.1 (p.229) #12,19,22,28,29,31,34,35,39
Due Thursday 10/25
Thursday 10/25 Topic: Experimental Design Topics
Experimental Design Powerpoint
Read p.237-244, 247-248
Essential Question worksheet
Due Friday 10/26
Friday 10/26 Topic: Confounding and Experimental Outline
Class Survey Questions
Read p.235-251
 
                                                                                            
Monday 10/29 Topic: Statistical Significance and Different Experiment Designs
Classwork
Read p.235-257
FRAPPYs (2002 #22001 #4)
Due Wednesday 10/31
Tuesday 10/30 Topic: Practice Problems (Classwork) and
FRAPPY 2004 #2
Read p.235-257
 
Wednesday 10/31 Topic: Cautions about Experimentation and
FRAPPY 2004B #2
Read p.266-273
 
                                                                                            
Monday 11/5 Topic: m&m's Review Activity  
Tuesday 11/6 Review for Ch. 4 Test
Ch. 4 Review and Answer Key
 
Wednesday 11/7 CHAPTER 4 TEST  


Chapter 4 Documents: