Broward
College
Statistics STA2023
Website: www.jrigol.com
Instructor: Jorge Rigol
email: jrigol@broward.edu
Session I (SPRING 2016)
Start Date: 01/11/2016 Ending
Date: 05/04/2016
Bldg 1008 Room 3060
Days M & W
Reference #
531829
Start Time: 05:00 P.M.
Ending Time: 06:15 P.M.
Statistics is the science of gathering, organizing and drawing conclusions from data. So, our goal in this course will be to learn : how to get data, how to organize the data, and how to draw conclusions from the data.
Textbook :
Elementary STATISTICS 

SYLLABUS:
Prerequisite: MAT 1033 or equivalent.
Attendance Policy: Attendance is your responsibility
Grading:
There will be 5 tests and a Final
Exam. Each test is worth 100 points each. Please be advised that there are NO
MAKEUPS except in cases of extreme (and documented) emergency (e.g. serious
medical condition, required hospitalization, death within the immediate family,
and so forth). At my discretion, the final grade is calculated this way:
FINAL
GRADE = 60% (TESTS AVERAGE) + 40% (FINAL EXAM)
Calculator:
A scientific or graphing calculator (preferably TI83,
TI84) is
required for this course
and will
be needed every day
Office Hours:
Mondays and Wednesdays  06:1506:45 P.M. (Classroom
or Conference Room if available)
About Withdrawal
Last day to withdraw with "W" Friday, 03/25/2016
Order # 
Date 
Section 
Contents 
1 
0111 
1.11.2 
Introduction to Statistics 
2 
0113 
2.12.4 
Frequency Distributions,
Visualizing Data 
3 
0120 
3.13.4 
Measures of Center,
Variation and, Relative Standing 
4 
0125 
Chapters 23 
Solving Problems. 
5 
0127 
4.14.3 
Probability. Fundamentals.
Addition Rule. 
6 
0201 
4.44.8 
Multiplication Rule. Conditional
Probability. Simulations. 
7 
0203 
Chapters 14 
Solving Problems. 
8 
0208 
Review 
Chapters 14 
9 
0210 
TEST # 1 
Chapters 14 
10 
0215 
5.15.4 
Probability Distributions. Discrete
Distributions (DD). Binomial 
11 
0217 
5.4 
Mean, Variance, and
Standard Deviation for DD. 
12 
0222 
6.16.7 
Continuous Variables.
Normal Probability Distribution .Central Limit Theorem 
13 
0224 
Chapters 56 
Solving Problems 
14 
0229 
Review 
Chapters # 5 and # 6 
15 
0302 
TEST # 2 
Chapters # 5 and # 6 
16 
0314 
7.17.2 
Estimating a Population
Proportion 
17 
0316 
7.17.2 
Solving Problems 
18 
0321 
7.3 
Estimating a Population
Mean 
19 
0323 
7.17.3 
Solving Problems 
20 
0328 
Review 
Chapter # 7 
21 
0330 
TEST # 3 
Chapter # 7 
22 
0404 
8.18.3 
Hypothesis Testing. Testing
Proportions 
23 
0406 
8.18.3 
Testing Means 
24 
0411 
Review 
Chapter # 8 
25 
0413 
TEST # 4 
Chapter # 8 
26 
0418 
10.110.3 
Correlation and
Regression. 
27 
0420 
11.111.3 
Goodness of Fit and Contingency Tables 
28 
0425 
Chapters
1011 
Review 
29 
0427 
TEST # 5 
Chapters # 10 and # 11 
30 
0504 
FINAL TEST 
FINAL TEST CUMULATIVE (Starting at 04:30 P.M.) 