The Role of Statistics and the Data Analysis Process | |

Three Reasons to Study Statistics | |

The Nature and Role of Variability | |

Statistics and the Data Analysis Process | |

Types of Data and Some Simple Graphical Displays | |

Head Sizes: Understanding Variability | |

Estimating Sizes | |

A Meaningful Paragraph | |

Collecting Data Sensibly | |

Statistical Studies: Observation and Experimentation | |

Sampling | |

Simple Comparative Experiments | |

More on Experimental Design | |

More on Observational Studies: Designing Surveys (optional) | |

Communicating and Interpreting the Results of Statistical Analyses | |

Designing a Sampling Plan | |

An Experiment to Test for the Stroop Effect | |

McDonalds and the Next 100 Billion Burgers | |

Video Games and Pain Management | |

Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Graphical Methods for Describing Data | |

Displaying Categorical Data: Comparative Bar Charts and Pie Charts | |

Displaying Numerical Data: Stem-and-Leaf Displays | |

Displaying Numerical Data: Frequency Distributions and Histograms | |

Displaying Bivariate Numerical Data | |

Communicating and Interpreting the Results of Statistical Analyses | |

Locating States | |

Bean Counters! Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Numerical Methods for Describing Data | |

Describing the Center of a Data Set | |

Describing Variability in a Data Set | |

Summarizing a Data Set: Boxplots | |

Interpreting Center and Variability: Chebyshev's Rule, the Empirical Rule, and z Scores | |

Communicating and Interpreting the Results of Statistical Analyses | |

Collecting and Summarizing Numerical Data | |

Airline Passenger Weights | |

Boxplot Shapes | |

Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Summarizing Bivariate Data | |

Correlation | |

Linear Regression: fitting a Line to Bivariate Data | |

Assessing the Fit of a Line | |

Nonlinear Relationships and Transformations | |

Logistic Regression (Optional) | |

Communicating and Interpreting the Results of Statistical Analyses | |

Exploring Correlation and Regression Technology Activity (Applets) | |

Age and Flexibility | |

Graphing calculator Explorations | |

Probability | |

Chance Experiments and Events | |

Definition of Probability | |

Basic Properties of Probability | |

Conditional Probability | |

Independence | |

Some General Probability Rules | |

Estimating Probabilities Empirically and Using Simulation | |

Kisses | |

A Crisis for European Sports Fans? | |

The "Hot Hand" in Basketball | |

Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Random Variables and Probability Distributions | |

Random Variables | |

Probability Distributions for Discrete Random Variables | |

Probability Distributions for continuous Random Variables | |

Mean and Standard Deviation of a Random Variable | |

The Binomial and Geometric Distributions | |

Normal Distributions | |

Checking for Normality and Normalizing Transformations | |

Using the Normal Distribution to Approximate a Discrete Distribution | |

Rotten Eggs | |

Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Sampling Variability and Sampling Distributions | |

Statistics and Sampling Variability | |

The Sampling Distribution of a Sample Mean | |

The Sampling distribution of a Sample Proportion | |

Do Students Who Take the SAT Multiple Times Have an Advantage in College Admissions? Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Estimation Using a Single Sample | |

Point Estimates | |

Large-Sample Confidence Interval for a Population Proportion | |

Confidence Interval for a Population Mean | |

Communicating and Interpreting the Results of Statistical Analyses | |

Getting a Feel for Confidence Level | |

An Alternative Confidence Interval for a Population Proportion | |

Graphing Calculator Explorations | |

Hypothesis Testing Using a Single Sample | |

Hypotheses and Test Procedures | |

Errors in Hypothesis Testing | |

Large-Sample Hypothesis Tests for a Population Proportion | |

Hypothesis Tests for a Population Mean | |

Power and the Probability of | |

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