Statistics for Business Control
office: MEC room 8-63
office hours: To be announced
class meetings: Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 until 4:45
TA: To be announced
text: Statistics for Business and Economics, 8th edition, by McClave, Benson, and Sincich, Prentice Hall Publishers, 2001.
computer package: MINITAB (Student edition of Minitab is bundled with the textbook.)
b. There will be a final examination during the exam period.
c. There will be weekly assignments to be handed in.
d. The final grade will combine your performance as follows: 40% is based on the midterm grade, 45% is based on the final grade and 15% is based on the submission of the weekly assignments.
Basics of Probability, Chapter 3.
Discrete Probability Models, Chapter 4.
Continuous Probability Models, Chapter 5.
Sampling Distributions, Chapter 6.
Estimation Using Confidence Intervals, Chapter 7
Principals and Applications of Hypothesis Testing, Chapter 8.
Introduction toSimple Linear Regression, Chapter 10 (time permitting).