**AP Statistics Syllabus** (correlated with: Stats Modeling the World(second edition), Bock, Velleman, De Veaux; 2007 Pearson Addison Wesley)

Fall Term

**I. Exploring Data: Describing patterns and departures from patterns **(First major theme in the AP Statistics College Board course outline)

Chapter 1: Statistics Starts Here

Chapter 2: Data

Chapter 3: Displaying and Describing Categorical Data

Chapter 4: Displaying Quantitative Data

Chapter 5: Describing Distributions Numerically

Chapter 6: The Standard Deviation as a Ruler and the Normal Model

Chapter 7: Scatterplots, Association, and Correlation

Chapter 8: Linear Regression

Chapter 9: Regression Wisdom

Chapter 10: Re-expressing Data: Get it Straight

II. **Sampling and Experimentation: Planning and Conducting a Study** (Second major theme in the AP Statistics College Board course outline)

Chapter 11: Understanding Randomness

Chapter 12: Sample Surveys

Chapter 13: Experiments and Observational Stuies

III. **Anticipating Patterns: Exploring Random Phenomena Using Probability and Simulation** (Third major theme in the AP Statistics College Board course outline)

Chapter 14: From Randomness to Probability

Chapter 15: Probability Rules!