Click on the text like “Week 1: Sep 02 – Sep 06” to expand or collapse the items we covered in that week.

I will fill in more detail and provide links to lecture notes and labs as we go along. Items for future dates are tentative and subject to change.

Wed, Sep 04

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Overview of course and syllabus (syllabus linked to from main course website landing page)
    • Introductory activity/lab: pdf
  • After class, please:

Fri, Sep 06

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Finish R lab on permutation tests
    • Review quizzes on material from Chapter 1 (possible quizzes and their solutions are posted on the Quizzes/Exams page on the course website)
  • After class, please:
    • Read Sections 2.1, 2.2, and 2.5 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition
    • Do optional Homework 0; I won’t be checking for completion but you should do this if you’re less comfortable with R.
    • Start on Homework 1; due Fri, Sep 13

Mon, Sep 09

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Quiz on material from Chapter 1
    • Review of t-based tests and confidence intervals:
      • Concepts overview: pdf
      • Examples (corrected version): pdf
  • After class, please:
    • Work on Homework 1; due Fri, Sep 13
    • Read Sections 2.3, 5.2, and 6.2 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition

Wed, Sep 11

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Quiz on material from Chapter 1
    • Lab about t-based inference
  • After class, please:
    • Work on Homework 1; due Fri, Sep 13
    • Read Sections 2.3, 5.2, and 6.2 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition

Fri, Sep 13

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Overview of degrees of freedom: pdf
      • All you really need to know is that the degrees of freedom is the sample size minus the number of parameters for means.
    • ANOVA: pdf
      • We only talked about the set up and plots
  • After class, please:
    • Work on Homework 2; due Fri, Sep 20
    • Read Sections 2.3, 5.2, and 6.2 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition
    • Review quizzes on material from Chapter 2 (possible quizzes and their solutions are posted on the Quizzes/Exams page on the course website)

Mon, Sep 16

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Quiz on material from Chapter 2
    • Continue ANOVA:
      • Based on the handout from Fri, Sep 13:
        • Discuss formulating hypothesis tests in terms of the means \(\mu_1, \mu_2, \ldots, \mu_I\) for each group.
        • Discuss using fit.contrasts to conduct the test or find a confidence interval
      • Discuss another way of setting up the ANOVA model in terms of \(\beta\)’s: pdf
  • After class, please:
    • Work on Homework 2; due Fri, Sep 20
    • Read Sections 2.3, 5.2, and 6.2 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition

Wed, Sep 18

  • In class, we will work on:
  • After class, please:
    • Work on Homework 2; due Fri, Sep 20
    • Read Sections 2.3, 5.2, and 6.2 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition

Fri, Sep 20

  • In class, we will work on:
  • After class, please:
    • Review all quizzes!
    • Work on Homework 3; due Fri, Sep 27. Will be assigned by Saturday.
    • Read Sections 5.3 and 5.4 of The Statistical Sleuth 3rd Edition

Mon, Sep 23

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Quiz on Sections 5.2 and 6.2
    • More on F tests for ANOVA models.
      • slides illustrating how p-value calculations for F tests work: pdf
      • p-values for nested models: pdf
      • Finish Lab 3
  • After class, please:
    • Read Sections 6.3, 6.4.3, and the paragraph headed “Bonferroni” in 6.4.4.

Wed, Sep 25

Fri, Sep 27

Mon, Sep 30

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Conditions for t and F based inference with the ANOVA model. pdf
  • After class, please:

Wed, Oct 02

Fri, Oct 04

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Time to work on Lab 6
    • Review quizzes on conditions for ANOVA
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Mon, Oct 07

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Simple Linear Regression:
      • Concepts: pdf
      • R code and examples: pdf
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Wed, Oct 09

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Midterm!
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Fri, Oct 11

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    • Have a great break!

Mon, Oct 14

  • No Class: Midsemester Break. Safe travels!

Wed, Oct 16

  • In class, we will work on:
    • No Quiz
    • Residuals and Prediction Intervals for Simple Linear Regression: pdf
  • After class, please:

Fri, Oct 18

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Conditions and Transformations for Simple Linear Regression
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Mon, Oct 21

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Wrap up transformations for simple linear regression
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Wed, Oct 23

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Regression with both a quantitative and a categorical explanatory variable
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Fri, Oct 25

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Regression with both a quantitative and a categorical explanatory variable
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Mon, Oct 28

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Wed, Oct 30

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Fri, Nov 01

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Mon, Nov 04

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Wed, Nov 06

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Fri, Nov 08

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Mon, Nov 11

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Wed, Nov 13

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Fri, Nov 15

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Midterm 2?
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Mon, Nov 18

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Midterm 2?
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Wed, Nov 20

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Midterm 2?
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Fri, Nov 22

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Mon, Nov 25

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Wed, Nov 27

  • No Class: Thanksgiving Break. Safe travels!

Fri, Nov 29

  • No Class: Thanksgiving Break. Safe travels!

Mon, Dec 02

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Wed, Dec 04

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Evan is away at a conference.
    • Time to work on your projects in groups.
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Fri, Dec 06

  • In class, we will work on:
    • Evan is away at a conference.
    • Time to work on your projects in groups.
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Mon, Dec 09

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We will have a cumulative final exam.