Welcome to AP Statistics! It’s going to be a great semester. The most important tools you will need for this class are your graphing calculator (TI-84) and the Barron’s AP Statistics Book 8th Edition. Please make sure you have these by the end of the first week of class.
Please click on the following link for the Chapter 1 Calendar. It contains our schedule, homework assignments and dates for assessments.
Plans for Chapter 1: AP Stat Unit 1 Plan Spring 2016 Student Version
Tuesday, January 5 – Syllabus/Intro/Pre-Requisite Packet
HW: Get your syllabus signed, supplies (calculator and Barron’s book) and finish pages 4 and 5, #1-9 in Pre-Requisite packet
Wednesday, January 6 – Collected signed syllabus page. We went over pages 4 – 8 of Pre-Requisite packet. Did M&Ms Activities. HW: Complete the Dotplot for Blue M&Ms and the Activity 2 of M&M packet.
Here are the data sets from class: Just do a dot plot for BLUE And the total number in each bag is below – you need this for Activity 2:
BRING YOUR CALCULATOR TO CLASS EVERY DAY!!!
FIRST QUIZ ON MONDAY!!
Thursday, January 7 – Power Point on Outliers and Standard Deviation
Link to online textbook: http://ebooks.bfwpub.com/tps4e
HW: Finish pages 9-12 of Pre-Req packet and complete the President’s Data sheet. This will be your first graded assignment!!
Friday, January 8 – Describing Quantitative Data (1.2 & 1.3)
Matching Displays to Variables
HW: Start on page 7, #7-8, 40, 42, 46, 52, 69-74
Monday, January 11 – QUIZ over Sec 1.1 and 1.2, After quiz – Two-Way Tables and Distributions
Here’s a good website with more examples if you need them: http://www.stattrek.com/statistics/two-way-table.aspx?tutorial=ap
HW: Textbook, p. 24, #20, 22, 27-32 AND Barron’s p. 48, #1-4, p. 51-52, #1-2, p. 73-79, #1-22
See me if you don’t have a Barron’s book yet!!!
CHAPTER 1 TEST ON WEDNESDAY!!!