# Spring 2021 STA 2000

# @ Baruch College

**NOTE: SPRING 2021 SEMESTER IS ONLINE.**

Section ETA will have both synchronous and asynchronous class components.

Synchronous classes meet over Zoom on Tuesdays 2:30 - 3:45 PM.

Office hours in the Zoomiverse. Email me to schedule a meeting.

Contact Professor Linda W. Friedman: Linda.Friedman@baruch.cuny.edu OR Prof.Friedman@gmail.com

# WEEK - BY - WEEK COURSE OUTLINE

## WEEK / TOPIC

Before class:

visit the Lectures page for YouTube videos, class notes in pdf format, and narrated Powerpoints. Then do the Homework assigned.## SYNCHRONOUS CLASS

Tuesdays @ 2:30pm

## HOMEWORK DUE

*Friday January 29th - First Day of Classes*

### Week 1

Topic: Intro to Business Statistics

Tuesday February 2

Zoom Class: Getting Started

HW: Email me (See Bb)

Bb: Post your Intro to * Our Class* Blog

### Week 2

Topic: Descriptive Statistics

Tuesday February 9

Zoom Class : Overview of Topic

& Problem Session

HW: About Data

*Friday February 12 - Baruch College ClosedMonday February 15- Baruch College Closed*

### Week 3

This week: Study for Exam #1 . Begin working on next week's Topic.

### 😒Tuesday February 16

Exam #1 (a quiz)

on Blackboard

Exam #1 (a quiz)

on Blackboard

*Exam will cover **Introduct**ion**, Descriptive Statistics*

HW: Descriptive Stats

### Week 4

Topic: Basic Probability

Tuesday February 23

Zoom Class: Overview of Topic

& Problem Session

Bb: *Begin *work on **Making Statistics Relevant **(Discussion^{2}) DUE Week 8

### Week 5

Topic: Probability Distributions, Binomial Distribution, Normal Distribution

Tuesday March 2

Zoom Class: Overview of Topic

& Problem Session

HW: Probability

### Week 6

Topic: Continue work on Normal Distribution; Sampling Distributions

Tuesday March 9

Zoom Class: Review for Exam #2

HW: Expected Value

HW: Binomial Distribution

HW: Normal Distribution

### Week 7

This Week: Study for Exam #2, Begin working on the next Topic.

### 😒Tuesday March 16

Exam #2

on Blackboard

Exam #2

on Blackboard

*Exam will cover Probability thru Sampling Distributions*

HW: Sampling Distributions* *

### Week 8

Topic: Intro to Statistical Inference, Z tests

Tuesday March 23

Zoom Class: Overview of Topic

& Problem Session

Bb: Making Statistics Relevant (Discussion^{2})

*Spring Recess March 27 - April 4*

### Week 9

Topic: Student's t distribution, Inferences about Proportions

Tuesday April 6

Zoom Class: Overview of Topic

& Problem Session

HW: One-sample Z tests

### Week 10

Topic: Sample Size Determination, Study for Exam #3

Tuesday April 13

Zoom Class: Review for Exam #3

HW: One-sample t tests

HW: Proportions

### Week 11

This Week: Study for Exam #3 Topic: Two-sample hypothesis tests

### 😒Tuesday April 20

Exam #3

on Blackboard

Exam #3

on Blackboard

*Exam will cover one-sample statistical inference*

Continue lectures on Statistical Inference to complete the topic of two-sample hypothesis tests

### Week 12

Topic: Correlation and Regression, *Study for Exam #4 *

Tuesday April 27

Zoom Class: Review for Exam #4

Recorded Zoom Class

HW: Two-sample tests (I,II,III)

### Week 13

This Week: Study for Exam #4, Start reviewing for the final exam

### 😒Tuesday May 4

Exam #4

on Blackboard

Exam #4

on Blackboard

*Exam will cover two-sample tests, correlation, regression*

HW: Correlation

HW: Regression

**No homework of any kind accepted after ****May 5**

**No homework of any kind accepted after**

**May 5**

### Week 14

Study for the Comprehensive Final Exam [all topics].

*If you do well on Exams 1-4 you may be exempt from the final. *

Tuesday May 11

Zoom Class: Final Exam Q&A

### No office hours after May 14.

**BARUCH LAST DAY OF CLASSES ****May 17**

**BARUCH FINAL EXAM PERIOD**

**May**

**1**

**9**

**-2**

**5**### Final Exam

May 25, 2021 @ 3:30-5:30 pm

**FINAL EXAM **

on Blackboard

**FINAL EXAM**

on Blackboard

on Blackboard

*Final exam is comprehensive*

1) Also see the Baruch College Spring 2021 Academic Calendar.

3) Late Discussion posts will not be graded. No exceptions here.