Math/Stat 3850

Foundations of Statistical Analysis

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General Information

  • Math 3850
  • Spring 2018 section 04 meets MWF 9:00-9:50 in MDH 1003L.
  • Dr. Bryan Clair. Office hours: M10-11, Tu 12-1, W 2-3 in Ritter 109. I'm also in Ritter 103 a lot.
  • Course syllabus
  • Students in this class have access to free training modules from DataCamp.
Help for this class is available (besides Dr. Clair's office hours):
  • Math Help Center, Ritter 111: Hours.
  • Linux Lab, Ritter 117: Hours. Help with R questions

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Homework Assignments

  1. Due Monday, January 22
    Read Chapter 1.
    Do Chapter 1 Exercises #1,4,7,12.
    Gain 3500XP in DataCamp "Introduction to R". The important chapters are chapter 1, 2, 4, 5.
  2. Due Wednesday, January 31
    Read Chapter 2.
    Do Chapter 2 Exercises #1-7, 10, 12, 15-18.
  3. Due Friday, February 9
    Read Chapter 3.
    Do Chapter 3 Exercises #1, 14-19, 23, 24 (except for part d).
    Gain 3000XP in DataCamp "Foundations of Probability in R". The important chapters are chapter 1, 2, 4.
  4. Due Monday, February 19
    Read Chapter 4.1,4.2,4.5
    Do Chapter 3 Exercises #2, 4-11, 20, 21
  5. Due Friday, March 2
    Read Chapter 5.
    Do Chapter 5 Exercises #1, 2, 4 (R Markdown required!).
    Gain 2500XP in DataCamp "Data Manipulation in R with dplyr".
  6. Due Friday, March 9
    Read Chapter 6.
    Do Chapter 6 Exercises #1, 2, 3acd, 4, 5.
    Gain 3000XP in DataCamp "Data Visualization with ggplot2 (Part 1)", Ch 1-4.
  7. Due Wednesday, March 28
    Read 4.3-4.6
    Do Chapter 4 Exercises #3, 4, 5, 6
    Read 7-7.1
    Do Chapter 7 Exercises # 1, 2, 4, 5
  8. Due Monday, April 11
    Read Chapter 7
    Do Chapter 7 Exercises #6, 8, 9-14
  9. Due Friday, April 20
    Read Chapter 8
    Do Chapter 8 Exercises #1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
  10. Due Friday, April 27
    Read Chapter 10
    Do Chapter 10 Exercises #1-6.
    Gain 3000XP in Correlation and Regression in DataCamp. This chapter is long, feel free to skip to the good parts.
  11. Due Friday, May 4
    Read Chapter 11
    Do Chapter 11 Exercises #1-5.