AP Statistics Course Calendar

AP Statistics : Block C

 

Tentative Test Dates:

Link to AP Statistics Homepage

 

Date Topic or Section Covered Homework Assigned
Week 1    
3/19/12

Chapter 26: Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test

Read and Take notes pp. 601-613;

pp. 628-9: 5-7, 9, 10;

3/20/12 Chapter 26: Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test

Complete the activity done in class (to be turned in):

i. One proportion z-test wth confidence interval as needed.

ii. Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test

iii. Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Simulation

3/21/12

Class Does Not Meet

 

3/22/12 Chapter 26: Reconnecting with Probability (normalpdf, tpdf, Chi Square tdf, binomialpdf, geometricpdf) and corresponding cdf's.

Complete questions on Multiple Choice Packet

Prepare for Quiz on Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test (see Chapter 26 quiz A done in class)

  AP EXAM REVIEW BOOK

By April 9th: Please make sure that you have a copy of:

BARRON'S AP STATISTICS REVIEW BOOK 6th ed.

ISBN #: 978-0-7641-4702-9

3/23/12

Chapter 26: Chi Square Test for Homogeneity of Populations

Quiz on Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test

(due Monday) Read article distributed in class and be ready for a multiple choice quiz relating to experimental design (ch. 12, 13). The article gives a really nice description of completely randomized experiments (randomized controlled trials) in a medical setting.

(due Thursday) Read and take notes pp. 613-9 (Chi-square test for Homogeneity of Populations). Work through #1, 2 on handout distributed in class.

3/24/12 Class does not meet  
     
Week 2    
3/26/12 Debriefed Winter Term Multiple Choice (due Thursday) Read and take notes pp. 613-9 (Chi-square test for Homogeneity of Populations). Work through #1, 2 on handout distributed in class.
3/27/12 International Day Class Does Not Meet
3/28/12   Class Does Not Meet
3/29/12 Chapter 26: Chi-Square Test for Independence

Read and take notes pp. 619-627;

#11-16, pp. 629-631;

Be ready to take quiz on Ch. 26

3/30/12

Chapter 26: Quiz

Review of Chapters 23-25

Investigative Task due Monday, hard copy to be turned in on Monday
     
Week 3 Test on Chapter 26 on Tuesday  
  AP EXAM REVIEW BOOK

By April 9th: Please make sure that you have a copy of:

BARRON'S AP STATISTICS REVIEW BOOK 6th ed.

ISBN #: 978-0-7641-4702-9

4/2/12 Review of Chapter 26

Due Thursday: Ithaca High School AP Statistics Grade Distributions

Due Next Monday: Spiral Review #1

-Work on your own.

-You may use your textbook and notes, but not the internet.-Multiple Choice - just circle the correct answer.

-Free-Response- staple one sheet of paper to the spiral; do #1 on the front and #2 on the back.

4/3/12 Test on Chapter 26

Due Thursday: Ithaca High School AP Statistics Grade Distributions

Due Next Monday: Spiral Review #1

-Work on your own.

-You may use your textbook and notes, but not the internet.-Multiple Choice - just circle the correct answer.

-Free-Response- staple one sheet of paper to the spiral; do #1 on the front and #2 on the back.

4/5/12

Winter Exam Debrief (Free Response)

DMX: Speaker (Required)

Due Friday: to be turned in (no internet resources) 2 past AP problems distributed in class.
4/6/12 Chapter 27: Bivariate Data Revisiteed

Due Next Monday: Spiral Review #1

-Work on your own.

-You may use your textbook and notes, but not the internet.-Multiple Choice - just circle the correct answer.

-Free-Response- staple one sheet of paper to the spiral; do #1 on the front and #2 on the back.

     
     
Week 4    
4/9/12 Chapter 27: Sampling Distribution of Regression Slopes

Please complete #5 on handout distributed at start of class (no internet use)

Please complete the 10 multiple choice questions

Read and take notes pp. 634-6

 

4/10/12 Chapter 27: t-test for Regression Slope, Confidence Interval For Regression Slope

Complete the Beer Consumption and Blood Alcohol Content Question.

Read pp. 634-648 in the textbook.

4/12/12 Chapter 27: t-test for Regression Slope, Confidence Interval for Regression Slope

Complete the Airfare, Distance Question all three parts.

Quiz on t-test for Regression Slope, Confidence Interval for Regression Slope.

Due Next Monday: Spiral Review #2

Test on Tuesday on Chapter 27

4/13/12

Chapter 27: Standard Deviation of the Residuals S (Se)

Standard Error of the Estimate of the Slope Parameter (SE(b))

Chapter 27 quiz

Demonstration of the case of the association (or non-association between two randomly generated lists)

Due Next Monday: Spiral Review #2

Test on Tuesday on Chapter 27

 

 

 

     
     
Week 5    
4/16/12

Chapter 27 Review

Regression Inference Example

Chapter 27 Test A: 1, 3, 4;

Chapter 27 Test C: 1-8;

Spiral Review #3 Due Friday

Study for Test on Tuesday (Chapter 27)

4/17/12 Chapter 27 Test

Multiple choice packet due THURSDAY

Spiral Review #3 Due Friday

4/19/12

Inference Review

2007 #1, #6

Spiral Review #3 Due Friday
4/20/12 Experimental Design Review

Prepare for assessment on Tuesday

Look carefully at Free Response packet involving Experimental Design

Attempt 2007 #6

     
     
Week 6    
4/24/12 Multiple Choice Review Assessment

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topics I-III pp. 35-103 (Graphical Displays, Summarizing Distributions, Comparing Distributions).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #1

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topics I-III

4/26/12

Quiz on Topics I-III

TOPIC: Exploratory Data Analysis

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topics 4 (pp.105-143), 5 (pp. 145-160), and 15 (pp. 405-438) ( Exploring Bivariate Data, Categorical Data: Frequency Tables, Chi-Square and Slope of Least Squares Line).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #2, Spiral Review #4

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topics 4, 5, and 15.

4/27/12 Class Will not Meet as I will be at a conference  
     
     
Week 7    
4/30/12

Quiz on Topics 4, 5, and 15

TOPIC: Experimental Design

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topics 6-8 (pp. 161-207) (Planning a Study).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #3 (due Wednesday)

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topics 6-8;

Spiral review #5 due next Monday

5/2/12

Debriefed 2007 Multiple Choice

Quiz on Topics 6-8

TOPIC: Inference

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 12 (pp. 289-317) (Sampling Distributions).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #4 (Practice Problems Multiple Choice 1-9, handout distributed in class: Probability and Sampling distributions)

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topic 12;

Spiral review #5 due next Monday

5/3/12 Free Response Test (qns. 1-4)

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 13 (pp. 319-361) (Confidence Intervals).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #5;

Quiz for Rapid Review #3

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topic 13;

Spiral review #5 due next Monday

5/4/12 Free Response Test (qns. 5-6)

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 14 (pp. 363-404) (Tests of Significance for Proportions and Means).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #6 (Inference for Means and Proportions)

Be ready for a brief quiz on Topics 12-14

Spiral review #5 due Monday

     
     
Week 8 Week Before the AP Statistics Exam  
5/7/12

 

TOPIC: Probability

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 9 (pp. 209-251) (Probability as a relative frequency).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #7 (Probability and Random Variables)

(Available for extra-help during study hall)

5/8/12 TOPIC: Inference

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 10 (pp. 253-262) (Combining Independent Random Variables).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #8 (Inference for Regression)

(Available for extra-help during study hall)

5/10/12 TOPIC: Probability

From the Barron's Review Book Do a Skim of Topic 11 (pp. 263-287) (Normal Distributions).

Complete the rapid Review Assignment #9 (Inference for Categorical Data)

 

5/11/12 SPECIAL FOCUS: Answering the Extended Task Qn. #6 Full length Multiple Choice + Full Length Free response Due Monday
5/13/12   (Available for extra-help during study hall)
     
Week 9    
5/14/12 OPEN Questions and Strategies (Available for extra-help during study hall)
5/15/12 OPEN Questions and Strategies

Night before exam assignment.

PM: Check in required in Room 311

(Available for extra-help during study hall)

5/16/12 PM AP Statistics Exam  
5/17/12 Class Cancelled  
5/18/12 Class Cancelled  
     
     
Week 10    
5/21/12 "A Civil Action" Begin working on assignment relating to the movie
5/22/12 "A Civil Action" Complete assignment relating to the movie