Syllabus: Dual Enrollment Statistics Mrs. Marasco Textbook & Course Content Introduction to the Practice of Statistics, 7th edition, Moore, McCabe, Craig Chapters 1-10 Data classification & experimental design, data collection, sampling techniques Single variable data: descriptive statistics, organization of data, frequency distributions, graphical presentation of data, measures of central tendency, variation and position Probability, including fundamental counting rule, conditional, multiplication rule, addition rule Discrete probability distributions: binomial, geometric, poisson Normal Probability Distributions: normal distribution, standard normal distribution, sampling distributions, Central Limit Theorem, normal approximations to binomial distributions Confidence Intervals: mean, population proportions, variance, standard deviation Hypothesis testing with one sample: mean, proportions, variance, standard deviation Hypothesis testing with two samples: means, proportions Scatter plots, Correlation and Regression Graphing Calculator, EXCEL, FATHOM Statistics program Grading Policy: Percentage grades will be calculated by dividing total earned points by total possible points. You may be evaluated by any or all of the following: Tests & Quizzes Homework In class assignments Participation Projects Notebook Grade Scale: 93% - 100% 90% - 92% 87% - 89% 83% - 86% 80% - 83% A AB+ B B- 77% - 79% 73% - 76% 70% - 72% 67% - 69% 63% - 66% C+ C CD+ D 60% - 62% Below 60% DF Course Policies Absences/ Make-Up Work: When you return from an absence, you are responsible for any missed homework. You have two days to make up an assignment. If you miss a test or quiz, it is your responsibility to make arrangements to take it. Tests/quizzes must be completed within one week of returning from an absence. If you miss class due to a school assignment, sporting event, etc, your assignment is still due by the due date and the test/quiz must be taken on time. It is your responsibility to ask what you will miss when you will miss for a school activity/event. Late homework assignments for a given chapter will NOT be accepted after the Chapter test.