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Fall 2020 STA 2000 @ Baruch College (CUNY) - Hybrid Section


THIS PAGE ASSUMES THE FALL SEMESTER WILL BE IN THE COLLEGE BUILDING. IF THE FALL 2020 SEMESTER IS ONLINE WE WILL be GUIDED BY "WEEK" RATHER THAN "CLASS" DATES. NOTE THAT EXAM DATES MAY CHANGE.
 Your Professor  Section  Day  Time  Room  contact
 Prof. Linda W. Friedman  ERA  Thurs   2:30-3:45 pm  8-150  Linda.Friedman @ baruch.cuny.edu 
or Prof.Friedman @ gmail.com
Office: 11-228** 
 Download a printable Syllabus HERE.

WEEK-BY-WEEK COURSE OUTLINE. Due dates (weeks) listed for Assignments are Final. Late submissions, if accepted, will result in points lost. Assignments may be submitted early so feel free to work ahead.

 WEEK1

 CLASS

 THIS WEEK'S TOPIC PREPARE BEFORE CLASS

TEXT
BOOK2

IN CLASS
THIS WEEK

 HOMEWORK DUE THIS WEEK (or earlier)
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All work for this course may be found listed in Blackboard as Assignments
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  Aug 26 FIRST DAY OF CLASSES AT BARUCH   
 1  Aug 27
 Intro to Business Statistics  1  Intro to this class
 All about data
 HW: Email me (see Bb)
 Bb: Post to Our Class (Bb Blog)
 Bb: Begin work on Making Statistics Relevant (Discussion3)
 2  Sep 3
 Descriptive Statistics  2-3  Problem session  HW: Measuring Data
 
HW: Meet me (see Bb)
  Sep 7   BARUCH COLLEGE CLOSED   
 3  Sep 10  Basic Probability  4  Problem session  HW: Descriptive Stats
 Bb: Making Statistics Relevant (Discussion3)
 4  Sep 17  Probability Distributions
 Normal Distribution
 5
 6
 Problem session 
 
 HW: Probability
 
  Sep 18-20  BARUCH NO CLASSES   
 5 Sep 24 Sampling Distributions
 Study for Exam #1
 7 Problem session
 Review for Exam 
 HW: Expected Value
 HW: Normal Distribution
  Sep 28  BARUCH NO CLASSES   
  Sep 29  BARUCH MONDAY   
 6  Oct 1  Study for Exam #1 [what to know]
[Intro thru Sampling Distributions]

 EXAM #1
  
 HW: Sampling Distributions Date]
 7  Oct 8  Statistical Inference

 8, 9  Lecture Highlights & Problem session  Bb: Making Statistics Relevant TO ME (Discussion3)
  Oct 12
 Oct 14
 BARUCH COLLEGE CLOSED
 BARUCH MONDAY
   
 8  Oct 15  Student's t distribution
Inferences about Proportions
 9  Problem Session  HW: Statistical Inference
 HW: One-sample Z tests
 9  Oct 22  Sample Size Determination
 Two-sample tests
 9  Problem Session  HW: One-sample t tests
HW: Proportions
 10  Oct 29  Study for Exam 2     [Inference]  10  Review for Exam #2  
 11  Nov 5  Study for Exam 2
        What2Know
   EXAM #2  HW: Two-sample tests (I,II,III)
 12  Nov 12  Correlation 
 Regression
 2
12
 Problem session |
 Review for Quiz
 
 13  Nov 19  Study for Quiz
[Correlation and Regression]
 QUIZ  HW: Correlation
 HW: Regression
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No homework of any kind accepted after November 25
  Nov 25
 Nov 26-29
 BARUCH FRIDAY
 BARUCH THANKSGIVING RECESS
   
 14  Dec 3  Study for Final Exam   Review for final exam | Feedback: your grade 
 
  Dec 9  
 Dec 14-20 
 BARUCH LAST DAY OF CLASSES
 BARUCH FINAL EXAM PERIOD
   
 FINAL
EXAM
 
TBD   3:30-5:30pm  See Registrar's Final Exam Schedule 


 **Want to see Prof. Friedman? To find out when she will be in her office see: linda.proffriedman.net/contact/officehrs  Email Prof. Friedman to schedule online office hours
 1 Also see the Baruch College FALL 2020 academic calendar
 2 Any textbook will do.  For reference purposes, the chapters listed here are from Levine et al. Business Statistics 8th Edition  
 3 Late Discussion posts will not be graded. No exceptions here.

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