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Spring 2017

MATHEMATICS 10 Mr. Michael Leitner
Section 54975  
M-W 8:00 am - 10:05 am e-mail: leitner@mes-solutions.com

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SCHEDULE AND CONTENT ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

CLASS ACTIVITIES AND HOMEWORK
DATE ACTIVITIES TEXT HOMEWORK
1/30/2017 Review Syllabus
Types of Data
Chapter 1
Class Notes
#1:
    Record Time and Distance to WVC
    Complete the Student Profile
2/1/2017 Class Cancelled   No Homework
2/6/2017 Types of Graphs Chapter 2
Class Notes
#2:
    Find 5 Different Graphs
2/8/2017 Entering data in lists
Histograms
Chapter 2
Lists Handout
Histograms Handout
Scatter Plots Handout
Class Notes
#3:
    1st ed p60: 2.1, 2.5, 2.7, 2.23, 2.39
    2nd ed p63: 2.1, 2.5, 2.7, 2.23, 2.39
2/13/2017 Scatter Plots
Mean, Median, Mode
Quartiles and Percentiles
Outliers
Weighted Mean
Chapter 3
1-Var Stats Handout
Box Plots Handout
Class Notes
#4:
    1st ed: p113: 3.3, 3.4, 3.7a, 3.11a, 3.12a
    2nd ed: p120: 3.3, 3.4, 3.7a, 3.11a, 3.12a
2/15/2017 Standard Deviation
Coefficient of Variation
Grouped Data
Chapter 3
Scatter Plots Handout
Class Notes
#5:
    1st ed: p113: 3.7b, 3.11b, 3.12b, 3.15, 3.17, 3.25
    2nd ed: p120: 3.9b, 3.13b, 3.14b, 3.17, 3.19, 3.31
#6:
    Build a Sample
2/20/2017 President's Day No Class No Homework
2/22/2017 Paired Categorical Data
    Chi-Squared
Linear Regression
Box Plots Handout
Linear Regression Handout
Class Notes
#7:
    1st ed: p171: 4.1, 4.17, 4.19, 4.23, 4.68
    2nd ed: p180: 4.1, 4.17, 4.22, 4.34, 4.76
#8:
    Practice Test
2/27/2017 Review Practice Test
Intro to Probability
Practice Test Answers
No Homework
3/1/2017 Last Minute Questions Chapters 2-4 Test No Homework
3/6/2017 Review Test
Binomial Distribution
Test Answers
Class Notes
Binomial Handout
#9:
    1st ed: p285: 6.58, 6.59, 6.61, 6.62, 6.69, 6.73
    2nd ed: p296: 6.61, 6.63, 6.65, 6.66, 6.73, 6.77
3/8/2017 Binomial Probability
Quota Problems
Other Discrete Distributions
Class Notes
Calculator Functions Summary
#10:
    Quota Problems
3/13/2017 Intro to Continuous Distributions
Normal Distribution
Class Notes #11:
    1st ed: p282: 6.23, 6.25, 6.27, 6.29, 6.43, 6.47
    2nd ed: p294: 6.25, 6.27, 6.29, 6.30,6.45, 6.49
3/15/2017 Normal Probability Plots
Central Limit Theorem
6.2
Class Notes
#12:
    p282/294: See class notes
3/20/2017 Central Limit Theorem
Inferences about Means
Inferences about Proportions
Class Notes
#13:
    Practice Test
3/22/2017 Review Practice Test   No Homework
3/27/2017 Spring Break No Class No Homework
3/29/2017 Spring Break No Class No Homework
4/3/2017 Review Practice Test
Confidence Intervals for Proportions
Class Notes
#14:
    1st ed: p330: 7.47, 7.48, 7.51, 7.52
    2nd ed: p349: 7.49, 7.50, 7.51, 7.52
4/5/2017 Last Minute Questions Chapters 6-7 Test No Homework
4/10/2017 Review Test
Confidence Intervals for Means
Class Notes
#15:
    1st ed: p430: 9.18, 9.19, 9.26, 9.27
    2nd ed: p463: 9.19, 9.21, 9.29, 9.33
4/12/2017 Intro to Hypothesis Testing
Class Notes #16:
    1st ed: p374: 8.29, 8.30, 8.39, 8.40, 8.47, 8.49
    2nd ed: p398: 8.23, 8.24, 8.37, 8.38, 8.64, 8.65
Follow 6-steps
4/17/2017 Hypothesis Testing for Single Mean
Paired Differences
Two Means
9.1, 9.2, 9.3
Class Notes
#17:
    1st ed: p432: 9.45, 9.47, 9.49, 9.53, 9.59
    2nd ed: p466: 9.53, 9.57, 9.59, 9.63, 9.69
Follow 6-steps
4/20/2017 Test of Independence
Goodness of Fit
10.1, 10.2, 10.3
Class Notes
#18:
    1st ed: p483: 10.19, 10.23, 10.33, 10.37, 10.39
    2nd ed: p516: 10.19, 10.23, 10.33, 10.37, 10.39
Follow 6 Steps
Also do 10.39 as a Proportions Test
4/24/2017 Linear Regression Confidence Intervals 14.3
Class Notes
#19:
    Worksheet
#20:
    Practice Test
4/26/2017 Review Practice Test Practice Test Answers No Homework
5/1/2017 Last Minute Questions Chapters 8-9-10 Test No Homework
5/3/2017 Review Test
ANOVA
Class Notes No Homework
5/8/2017 Class Review Part 1 Class Notes Practice Final
5/10/2017 Class Review Part 2 Class Notes  
5/15/2017 Final Review Part 1 Practice Final Answers  
5/17/2017 Final Review Part 2 Practice Final Answers  
5/22/2017 Final Office Hours 8:00 - 8:30
5/24/2017 Final Exam 7:30 - 9:30  


Semester Project Due May 10th
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Sample Project 1
Sample Project 2
Sample Project 3
Sample Project 4



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