**Math 3063 Applied Statistics**

**Spring 2003**

**Professor Dr. Karen H. Smith**

**Text Statistics 9th edition by James T.
McClave and Terry Sincich **

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**Description : This
course is a non-calculus based introductory statistics course in which
descriptive statistics, probability, discrete and continuous distributions,
hypothesis testing, and confidence intervals are studied. Basic coverage of
regression and analysis of variance will be included. A TI 83 calculator will
be used as well as a statistical software package. This course is specifically
for Mathematics majors and has prerequisites of Math 1111 or Math 1113.**

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**Learning Outcomes**

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**The student will demonstrate a knowledge of statistical
concepts such as descriptive and inferential statistics, random variables, and
hypothesis testing. (L5,
L7)**

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**The student will
demonstrate an understanding of statistical tests and the appropriate use of
these tests. (L9, L11)**

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**The student will
apply knowledge of statistical concepts in analyzing data either through
statistical tests or statistical methods. (L14)**

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**The student will use
the graphing calculator or statistical
software in analyzing statistical data. (L12) **

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__Material and
approximate schedule __

**Chapters 1,2,3 Exam 1 Jan. 23**

**Chapters 4, 5, 6 Exam 2
Feb. 18**

**Chapters 7, 8,9
Exam 3 Mar. 13**

**Chapters 10,11,12
Exam 4 Apr. 17**

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**There will be
approximately 8 quizzes given throughout the semester with the top 5 counting
as 20% of the final grade in the course.**

**Approximate schedule
for the quizzes **

**Jan. 14 Jan. 30
Feb.6 Feb. 13 Mar.4
Mar. 27 Apr. 3 Apr.10**

__No makeup exams or
quizzes will be given.__

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**Grade in course**

**3 exams ( Notice the lowest exam grade is
dropped) 60%**

**1 quiz average 20%**

**Final Exam
20%**

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**Important dates Feb 27 Withdraw with a “W”**

** May 1
Thursday 11- 1 p.m. FINAL**

** Mar. 17 – 21 Spring Break **