Statistics 371

Introductory Applied Statistics for the Life Sciences

Tentative Fall 2004 Course Schedule

DayDateLecture TopicsChaptersHomeworkNotes
RSept. 2IntroductionChapter 2 HW #1 (PDF) [due Sept. 4]
HW #2 (PDF) [due Sept. 14]
Questions for HW #2
Science Article (PDF)
Example Homework Solution (PDF)
TSept. 7Exploratory Data AnalysisChapter 2   Exploratory Data Analysis Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
RSept. 9Exploratory Data AnalysisChapter 2 HW #3 (PDF) [due Sept. 16]  
TSept. 14ProbabilityChapter 3   Probability Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
RSept. 16ProbabilityChapter 3 HW #4 (PDF) [due Sept. 23]
Click here to enter data.
 
TSept. 21Binomial DistributionChapter 3    
RSept. 23Poisson DistributionWeb Notes HW #5 (PDF) [due Sept. 30]
prob.R
Poisson Distribution Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TSept. 28Probability Review / Exam 1(covers conditional probability)   Exam 1 Solution
RSept. 30Normal DistributionChapter 4 HW #6 (PDF) [due Oct. 7]
Normal Distribution Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TOct. 5Sampling DistributionsChapter 5   Sampling Distribution Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
ROct. 7One Sample EstimationChapter 6 HW #7 (PDF) [due Oct. 14]

Solution to exercise 5-34.

One Sample Estimation Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TOct. 12One Sample Estimation / Exam 2Chapter 6
(covers Chapter 3 and the Poisson Distribution)
   
ROct. 14One Sample EstimationChapter 6 HW #8 (PDF) [due Oct. 21]
 
TOct. 19Two Sample Comparisons / Exam 3Chapter 7
(covers Chapters 3-5)
  Exam 3 Solution

Two Sample Inference Notes (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet

ROct. 21Two Sample ComparisonsChapter 7 HW #9 (PDF) [due Oct. 28]

t-test.R

 
TOct. 26Two Sample ComparisonsChapter 7    
ROct. 28Statistical Principles of DesignChapter 8   Design of Experiments(PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TNov. 2Election / Exam 4 Topical
(covers Chapters 2 and 6)
  Election Documents
PDF file with all states states.pdf
R source code election.R
Data file states.txt
Recent poll data allpolls.csv

Exam 4 Solution

RNov. 4Comparison of Paired SamplesChapter 9 HW #10 (PDF) [due Nov. 11]

R solutions for HW #10

Paired Inference (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TNov. 9Analysis of Categorical Data / Exam 5Chapter 10
(covers Chapters 2, 6-8)
  Categorical Data Analysis (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
RNov. 11Analysis of Categorical DataChapter 10    
TNov. 16Analysis of Categorical DataChapter 10 HW #11 (PDF) [due Nov. 23]

 
RNov. 18ANOVAChapter 11 HW #12 (PDF) [due Dec. 2]
ex11-2.txt
mao.txt

ANOVA (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TNov. 23ANOVA / Exam 6Chapter 11
(covers Chapters 2, 6-9)
  Exam 6 Solution

RNov. 25Thanksgiving Break     
TNov. 30ANOVAChapter 11    
RDec. 2RegressionChapter 12 HW #13 (PDF) [due Dec. 14]

ex12-9.txt

Regression (PDF)
2 slides per sheet
4 slides per sheet
8 slides per sheet
TDec. 7Regression / Exam 7Chapter 12
(covers Chapter 10)
  Exam 7 Solution

RDec. 9RegressionChapter 12    
TDec. 14Exam 8 / Exam 9(covers Chapters 10-12)   Exam 8 Solution

Exam 9 Solution

RDec. 16Finals     
TDec. 21Final Exam Period(covers Chapter 2--12)    


Last modified: December 2, 2004

Bret Larget, larget@stat.wisc.edu