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

tps4e_ch1_1.3

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!!!