Homework

Homework 1:
(Due Monday, Sept 10th)
  • Gather suggested materials (Ti-83 or better calculator, Graph paper, Notebook, Plastic sleeves)
  • Sign up for a Udacity account >> Watch
  • Enroll in course and quick tour >> Watch
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 1: Visualization", Unit 1 / Teaser through Unit 3 / Scatter Plots.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 1 through Unit 3
  • Watch John Cleese video / Write essay >> click here for details

Homework 2:
(Due Thursday, Sept 13th)
  • Upload John Cleese Creativity assignment to SWoRD.  Click >> here to learn how to do this.  Due by Wednesday midnight.  Remove any reference to your name on the assignment. Use Class = Statistics 101 (Kevin English) and Class Password = rpa2012.
  • Watch Udacity Tour part 2 >> Watch
  • Print and complete "Student Notes Topic 1: Visualization" Unit 4 / Bar Graphs through Unit 6 /Programming.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 4 and Unit 5.
  • Watch"Udacity Programming Environment"
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 6.

Homework 3:
(Due Monday, Sept 17th)
  • Complete the following survey >> Click Here
  • "How to Do a Peer Review".  Click on Launch Tutorial >> Watch
  • Complete and submit your 4 peer reviews to SWoRD.  Due Sunday night (Sep 16th) at 9 pm.
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes - Topic 1: Visualization" from Unit 7 / Admissions Case Study to finish.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 7.
  • Do Udacity Problem Set 1: Visualization

Homework 4:
(Due Thursday, Sept 20th)
  • On SWoRD, do back-reviews (reviews of your reviewers).  Due Tuesday night (Sep 18th) at 9 pm.
  • On SWORD, submit re-write of John Cleese paper.  Due Thursday night (Sept 20th) at 9 pm.  Note - if you missed submitting the John Cleese paper on the first submission deadline, you can submit your paper now.
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 2: Probability", Unit 8 / Probability.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 8.

Homework 5:
(Due Monday, Sept 24th)
  • On SWORD:
    • Submit re-write of John Cleese paper.  Due Thursday night (Sept 20th) at 9 pm.  Note - if you missed submitting the John Cleese paper on the first submission deadline, you can submit your paper now.
    • Do peer reviews.  Due Sunday (Sept 23rd) at 9 pm.
    • Do back reviews.  Due Monday (Sept 24th) at 9 pm.
  • Study for quiz.  See Learning Objectives, last page of "Student Notes: Topic 1".
  • Begin ....
    • Print & Complete "Student Notes" Topic 2: Probability / Unit 9: Conditional Probability 
    • Do Udacity videos Unit 9.

Homework 6:
(Due Thursday, Sept 27th)
  • On SWORD:
    • Do back reviews.  Due Monday (Sept 24th) at 9 pm.
  • Re-watch Topic 2 / Unit 8 videos!!!!
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes" Topic 2: Probability / Unit 9: Conditional Probability
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 9.

Homework 7:
(Due Monday, Oct 1st)
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 2: Probability / Unit 10: Bayes Rule".
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 10. It is critical that you watch this set of videos.  You may not understand everything, but you at least need to get familiar with the notation and information!! Trust me on this.  You will need to practice, practice, practice!!

Homework 8:
(Due Monday, Oct 4th and Oct 8th.  Teacher Sick.)
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 10 (Again!!). 
  • Print and Do "HW: Bayes Rule" >> Click here

Homework :
(Due Thursday, Oct 11th)
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 2: Probability / Unit 11A (Probability Distributions) and Unit 12 (Correlation vs. Causation).
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 11A and 12.
  • Start reviewing in preparation for test next week ==> re-work some of the problems we have done in class.

Homework :
(Due Monday, Oct 15th)
  • Using the last page of Topic 2 Student Notes, "Learning Objectives" create a test question and answer for each Learning Objective.  The questions should be of the appropriate difficulty that they could be used on a test.  This will be collected Monday.
  • Start reviewing in preparation for test next week ==> re-work some of the problems we have done in class.
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 3: Estimators / Unit 13.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 13.

Homework :
(Due Thursday Oct 18th / Monday Oct 22nd) 
  • Start reviewing in preparation for test next week ==> re-work some of the problems we have done in class.
  • Print & Complete "Student Notes Topic 3: Estimators / Unit 13.
  • Do Udacity videos Unit 13.

Homework :
(Due Monday Oct 29th)
  • Keep working the Exam.  Remember, electronic answers (Google Spreadsheet) are due by Midnight Oct 31st.  Hard copy work in support of your answers is due Thursday November 1.
  • Begin "Student Notes Topic 3: Variance / Unit 15.
  • Begin Udacity videos Unit 15 - will work this in class on Monday.

Homework :
(Due Thursday Nov1st)
  • Exam is due.
  • Begin "Student Notes Topic 3: Variance / Unit 15.
  • Begin Udacity videos Unit 15.

Monday Nov 5th
Homework Due:
  • Send me your email with the agreement we made in class today.  Please summarize our agreement.
  • Finish "Student Notes Topic 3: Variance / Unit 15.
  • Finish Udacity videos Unit 15.
  • Be ready to submit your exam work in support of your spreadsheet answers.
In Class:
  • I will review / recap variance for 5 to 10 minutes.
  • We will work Problem Set 3: Estimators.

Thursday Nov 8th
Homework Due:
  • Study for quiz on Udacity Units 13, 14, 15.  
  • Begin "Student Notes Topic 4: Unit 17 / Outliers and Unit 18 / Binomial Distributions.
  • Begin Udacity videos Unit 17 / Outliers and Unit 18 / Binomial Distributions.
  • All make-ups of John Cleese essay due.  Send to me electronically (i.e. share), using Google Document.
In Class:
  • Quiz on Topic 3 (Estimators) ==> Udacity Units 13, 14, 15.  Open Notes.
  • Work time for Udacity units 17 and 18.

Monday Nov 12th
No Class (Veteran's Day) .....
Homework Due:
  • Get your late work done!!!
In Class:
  • N/A
Thursday Nov 15th
Homework Due:
  • Begin Udacity videos Unit 19A and 20 along with Student Notes / Topic 4.
In Class:
  • Work time for Udacity Units 19A and 20.

Monday Nov 19th
No Class (Thanksgiving Week) .....
Homework Due:
  • Get your late work done!!!
In Class:
  • N/A
Thursday Nov 22nd
No Class (Thanksgiving Week) ....
Homework Due:
  • Get your late work done!
In Class:
  • N/A
Monday Nov 26th
Homework Due:
  • Begin Udacity videos Unit 21 and 22 along with Student Notes / Topic 4.
In Class:
  • Work Udacity videos unit 21 and 22.
Thursday Nov 29th
Homework Due:
  • Begin Udacity Problem Set 4 - all
In Class:
  • Work Problem Set 4 - all.
  • Discuss final.
  • Begin final.
Monday Dec 3rd
No class.
Homework due:
  • Continue to work final.
In Class
  • N/A

Thursday Dec 6th
No class.
Homework due:
  • Final.  Must be submitted (certificate by email to me) by midnight Dec 6th.
In Class
  • N/A