# Fall 2020 STA 2000

# @ Baruch College (CUNY)

**NOTE: FALL 2020 SEMESTER IS ONLINE.**

^{ }Want to see Prof. Friedman? Email her to schedule online office hours

# WEEK - BY - WEEK COURSE OUTLINE

## WEEK / TOPIC

## SYNCHRONOUS CLASS

Thursdays @ 2:30pm

## HOMEWORK

*August 26 - First Day of Classes at Baruch *

Week 1: Intro to Business Statistics

Aug 27 Zoom Class: Getting Started

HW: Email me (See Bb) Bb: Post your Intro to Our Class Blog

Week 2 : Descriptive Statistics

Sep 3 Zoom Class: Problem Session

HW: Measuring Data

*September 7 - Baruch College Closed*

Week 3 : Study for Exam #1 [*Introductory material, Descriptive Statistics*]

Sep 10 Zoom Class: Review for Exam #1

HW: Descriptive Stats

Bb: * Begin *work on

**Making Statistics Relevant**(Discussion 3) DUE Week 8

Week 4 : Basic Probability [After Exam #1]

### Sep 17 **EXAM #1 **on Blackboard

**EXAM #1**on Blackboard

*September 18 - 20: No Classes at Baruch College *

Week 5: Probability Distributions Normal Distribution

Sep 24 Zoom Class: Problem Session

HW: Probability

*September 28: No Classes at Baruch College *

*September 29: Baruch Monday*

Week 6 : Continue work on Normal Distribution; Sampling Distributions

Oct 1 Zoom Class: Problem Session

HW: Expected Value

HW: Normal Distribution

Week 7 : Study for Exam #2 [Probability thru Sampling Distributions]

Oct 8: Zoom Class: Review for Exam #2

HW: Sampling Distributions* *

*October 12: Baruch College Closed*

*October 14: Baruch Monday*

Week 8: Intro to Statistical Inference, Z tests

### Oct 15: **EXAM #2 **on Blackboard

**EXAM #2**on Blackboard

Bb: Making Statistics Relevant (Discussion^{3})

Week 9: Student's t distribution

Inferences about Proportions

Oct 22 Zoom class

HW: One-sample Z tests

Week 10: Sample Size Determination

Study for Exam #3 [One-Sample Statistical Inference]

Oct 29 Zoom class: Review for Exam #3

HW: One-sample t tests

HW: Proportions

Week 11: Two-sample tests

### Nov 5: **EXAM #3 **on Blackboard

**EXAM #3**on Blackboard

Week 12: Correlation and Regression

* Study for Exam #4 [2-Sample Tests, Correlation, Regression]*

Nov 12 Zoom Class: Review for Exam #4

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

Week 13: Start reviewing for the final exam

### Nov 19: **EXAM #4 **on Blackboard

**EXAM #4**on Blackboard

HW: Correlation

HW: Regression

**No homework of any kind accepted after November 25**

**No homework of any kind accepted after November 25**

*BARUCH FRIDAY Nov 25*

* BARUCH THANKSGIVING RECESS Nov 26-29*

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.

Dec 3 Zoom Class: Final Exam Q&A

**BARUCH LAST DAY OF CLASSES Dec 9**

**BARUCH FINAL EXAM PERIOD Dec 14-20**

**FINAL EXAM: ****Tuesday December 15**** @ ****3:30-5:30 pm**

### Comprehensive FINAL EXAM ** **on Blackboard

**on Blackboard**

^{ 1 }Also see the Baruch College FALL 2020 academic calendar

^{3} Late Discussion posts will not be graded. No exceptions here.