Old schedule

See notes below the schedule.

Week Read Homework Other
Week 1: Jan 26 Read the syllabus and all course information documents. Read Chapter 1. 1.6,1.8,1.11,1.14,1.15
Week 2: February 2 Read Chapter 2 Do 2.1, 2.6R, 2.10, 2.25*, 2.30, 2.33, 2.38*, 2.40, 2.41S, 2.43S due Feb 2
Week 3: February 9 Read Chapter 3 3.8 using this data, 3.22, 3.34, 3.38, 3.49+boxplot, 3.54 due Feb 9
Week 4: February 16 Read Chapter 4 3.61, 3.75, 3.89,3.98 using 2007 data or this data, 3.102R, 3.103, 3.105, 4.10, 4.19, 4.22, 4.27, 4.31, 4.39, due Feb 16
Week 5 February 23 Read Chapter 5 4.46, 4.48*, 4.51, 4.56, 4.73, 4.89 , 5.5, 5.14, 5.25, 5.52, 5.57, 5.59, 5.63, 5.90,
Week 6: March 2 Read Chapter 6 6.8 RST, 6.18, 6.27, 6.30, 6.44, 6.47, 6.58, 6.63, 6.74, 6.79, 6.82 Midterm at BMCC March 4, in class, S630
Week 7: March 9 Read Chapter 7 7.2, 7.12, 7.15, 7.21, 7.23, 7.28, 7.40, 7.43, 7.45 RorS
Week 8: March 16 Read Chapter 8 8.5, 8.8, 8.15, 8.18, 8.26 RorS, 8.33, 8.37, 8.40
Week 9: March 23 tbd
Week 10: March 30 Read Chapter 9 9.3, 9.5, 9.11, 9.19, 9.30, 9.34, 9.38, 9.45, 9.46 R, 9.50, 9.56
Week 11: April 6 Read Chapter 10 10.2, 10.7, 10.17, 10.18, 10.24, 10.39, 10.32 R, 10.40, 10.41, 10.44, 10.54
April 12 Spring Break - -
Week 13: April 20 Read Chapter 11 11.2, 11.5, 11.12, 11.20, 11.28, 11.32 Quiz April 22, in class S630
Week 14: April 27 Read Chapter 12 12.3, 12.8, 12.19, 12.23, 12.24, 12.39
Week 15: May 4 Read Chapter 13 13.2, 13.8, 13.16, 13.25, 13.31, 13.38, 13.39, 13.45 Quiz May 6th, in class S630
Week 16: May 11 Prepare for final exam Final Exam at BMCC May 20, 12-1:40pm, S630

Homework

  • Homework assignments are posted in the schedule.
  • You will have homework assigned every week, and it will be due on Monday at 12:00pm of the following week during class time. No late homework will be accepted!
  • Homework will be based on our textbook, sometimes you will need to download some additional files from this site.
  • Exercises to be done in R will be indicated with an R next to the homework exercise number in the schedule
  • Exercises to be done with a spreadsheet software (OpenOffice/Excel) will be indicated with an S next to the exercise number.
  • Exercises to be done by hand, explicitly as the book indicates, are denoted with a T for text.
  • Exercises could be denoted by more than one letter, for example by RST, in which case you would have to do the same exercise with R, with a spreadsheet software and by hand!
  • If nothing is specified, you are free to do the exercises by hand, or with any computer software.
    • If done by hand, then you the pages should have no perforations on the side and they should be stappled, your name and the number of the chapter, the date and the homework number should be clearly specified on the top of the first page.
    • If done with computer software, the only acceptable formats are PDF, ODT, ODS, CSV, XLS, DOC, RTF, and TXT.

No late homework will be accepted!

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