# Assignments

**EEOS 611 Applied Statistics Lecture Schedule & Reading Assignments **

TABLE 5. LECTURE SCHEDULE & READING ASSIGNMENTS | ||||
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NO | DATE | TOPIC | REQUIRED READINGS | HOMEWORK DUE |

1/23/08 M | SEMESTER START | |||

1 | 1/28/08 M | Introduction to the course; HW1 Assigned | Syllabus | Read Syllabus & Chapter 1 |

2 |
1/30/08 W | Chapter 1 Drawing Statistical; Conclusions; HW2 Assigned |
Chapter 1 | due 1/31/08 W 9:50 a) Log on to WebCT b) Send me an email with contact information: mailing address, home phone, type of statistical analysis you are particularly interested in c) Load Case 1.1 & 1.2 data on SPSS d) Watch Case 1.1 & 1.2 Camtasia movies HW1 |

3 |
2/4/08 M | Chapter 2: Inference using t-distributions |
Chapter 2 & Sterne & Smith (2001) |
HW2 on Chapter 1 due 9:50 am 2/4/08 M Ex. 1.16 in Sleuth Planet Distances and Order from the Sun Parts a through e Ex 1.21 (p. 25 in Sleuth) Do the analysis of 5 papers as described - brief Pick the best of the five for a 2-3 paragraph description suitable for class presentation. |

TABLE 5. LECTURE SCHEDULE & READING ASSIGNMENTS | ||||
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NO | DATE | TOPIC | REQUIRED READINGS | HOMEWORK DUE |

4 | 2/6/08 W | Chapter 2 (continued) | Chapter 2 (continued) | |

5 |
2/11/08 M | Chapter 3: A closer look at assumptions | Chapter 3 | |

6 |
2/13/08 W | Chapter 4: Alternatives to the t-tools | Chapter 4 | |

2/18/08 M | Presidentâ€™s Day University Holiday | |||

7 |
2/20/08 W | Chapter 5 Comparisons among several samples (1 of 2) |
Chapter 5 (1 of 2) | Read Chapter 5: ANOVA Conceptual exercises, Chapter 4 |

8 | 2/25/08 M | Chapter 5 Comparisons among several samples (2 of 2) |
Chapter 5 (2 of 2) | Read Chapter 5: ANOVA Conceptual exercises, Chapter 4 Post 1 comment & 1 reply on Ch 4 conceptual problems |

9 |
2/27/08 W | Chapter 5 (cont) Chapter 6 (start) Linear combinations and multiple comparisons of means |
Chapter 6 | HW 7 due Read Chapter 6: Chapter 6 Linear combinations and multiple comparisons of means |

10 |
3/3/08 M | Chapter 6 continued |
Chapter 6 | HW8 due Thus |

11 |
3/5/08 W | Chapter 7 Simple Linear regression: a model for the mean |
Chapter 7 | HW 8 on Chapter 6 due |

TABLE 5. LECTURE SCHEDULE & READING ASSIGNMENTS | ||||
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NO | DATE | TOPIC | REQUIRED READINGS | HOMEWORK DUE |

12 | 3/10/08 M | Chapter 7 Simple Linear regression: a model for the mean Chapter 8 A Closer look at assumptions for simple linear regression, including lack-of-fit |
Chapter 7 & 8 |
HW9 on chapter 7 due Monday 3/12/07 9:50 am Extension to Thus 3/15/07 Noon 7.30 Brain activity in violin players. Also, estimate the expected neuronal activity and 95% confidence interval for a violin player with 15-years experience. |

13 |
3/12/07 W | Chapter 8 A Closer look at assumptions for simple linear regression, including lack-of-fit |
Chapter 8 |
Readings for Monday I.Read Chapter 9 |

3/16-3/23 | Spring Break | |||

14 |
3/24/08 M | Chapter 8 | ||

15 |
3/26/08 W | In Class midterm exam, Chapters 1-7 | Covers Chapters 1-7 | No homework due |

16 |
3/31/08 M | Chapter 9 Multiple Regression |
Chapter 9 | No homework due |

17 |
4/2/08 W | Chapter 10 Inferential tools for multiple regression |
HW11 On Chapter 9 | |

18 |
4/7/08 M |

TABLE 5. LECTURE SCHEDULE & READING ASSIGNMENTS | ||||
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NO | DATE | TOPIC | REQUIRED READINGS | HOMEWORK DUE |

19 | 4/9/08 W | |||

20 |
4/14/08 M | Chapters 12 & 13 | ||

21 |
4/16/08 W | |||

4/18/08 Th |
Pass/Fail Deadline/Course Withdraw Deadline | |||

4/21/08 M |
Patriots Day, University Closed | |||

22 | 4/23/08 W | |||

23 |
4/28/08 M | |||

24 |
4/30/08 W | |||

25 |
5/5/08 M | |||

26 |
5/7/08 W | |||

27 |
5/12/08 M | |||

28 |
5/14/08 W Last class | |||

5/19/08-5/23/08 |
Final Exam Period. In-class Final Exam |

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Eugene Gallagher.
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Gallagher, E. (May 12, 2009). Assignments. Retrieved Nov 06, 2014, from UMass Boston OpenCourseware Web site: http://ocw.umb.edu/environmental-earth-and-ocean-sciences/eeos-611-applied-statistics/course-schedule.