Lectures PDFs of slides are best viewed in Adobe Acrobat, rather than in your browser. Topic 1 Course Introduction Topic 2 Levels of Measurement Topic 3 Summarizing Data Topic 4 Relationships in Data Topic 5 Introduction to Probability Topic 6 Random Variables and Probability Distributions I: Discrete Distributions Midterm Review for Midterm Exam Topic 7 Random Variables and Probability Distributions II: Continuous Distributions Topic 8 Making Inferences from Samples Topic 9 Analysis of Tabular Data Topic 10 Bivariate Regression Topic 11 Multiple Regression: Part 1 Topic 12 Multiple Regression: Part 2 End of Term Review for Final Exam Student Assignments Problem Set 1 Due Tuesday, October 2 at the beginning of section Problem Set 2 Due Tuesday, October 9 at the beginning of section Problem Set 3 Due Tuesday, October 16 at the beginning of section Problem Set 4 Due Tuesday, October 23 at the beginning of section Problem Set 5 Due Monday, November 19 at the beginning of class Problem Set 6 Due Thursday, November 29 at the beginning of section Problem Set 7 Due Tuesday, December 4 at the beginning of section Midterm Exam In Class, October 29 in Savery Hall 166 A review session will be held and a review sheet distributed October 26, in class. Extra Credit Essay In Class, November 16 Final Exam December 10, 8:30 am to 10:20 am, Savery Hall 166 A review session will be held and a review sheet distributed December 7, in class. Labs Motivation Why Stata? Lab 1 Intro to Stata Supplementary material: Subsection of the GSS Data. Lab 2 Summarizing Data Supplementary
material: An example of a good do file graciously shared by a student. Lab 2b Getting Data into Stata Supplementary material: An example of getting data into Stata with data from the textbook. Lab 3 Summarizing Relationships in Stata Tutorial for summarizing contingency tables, making more boxplots. Lab 4 Scatterplots and Bivariate Regression Example code for making scatterplots and more. This data file is needed for the lab. Lab 5 Scatterplots and Bivariate Regression Ct'd Example code for homework assignment This data file and this data file is needed for the lab. Lab 6 Probability distributions Lab 7 Probability distributions Ct'd Code and same CDC data Lab 8 t-statistics Lab 9 Examining Residuals for Bivariate Regression Code and same CDC data Lab 10 Practicing Regression |

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