General Education Statistics Class Notes

You should print out the Class Notes and complete them as you watch the videos. For in-person classes, you will be provided a copy of the Class Notes and we will complete them together.

Name of Section

Section of Michael Sullivan's Fundamentals of Statistics, 5th edition

Introduction to the Practice of Statistics
MP4 Video

1.1
Observational Studies versus Designed Experiments
MP4 Video
1.2
Simple Random Sampling
MP4 Video
1.3
Other Sampling Methods
MP4 Video
1.4
Bias in Sampling
MP4 Video
1.5
The Design of Experiments
MP4 Video
1.6
Organizing Qualitative Data
MP4 Video
2.1
Organizing Quantitative Data
MP4 Video
2.2
Graphical Misrepresentations of Data
MP4 Video
2.3
Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, Median, and Mode
MP4 Video
3.1
Measures of Dispersion: Range, Standard Deviation, and Variance
MP4 Video
3.2
Measures of Position and Outliers: Z-scores, Percentiles, Quartiles, and Interquartile Range
MP4 Video
3.4
The Five-Number Summary and Boxplots
MP4 Video
3.5
Scatter Diagrams and Correlation
MP4 Video
4.1
Least-Squares Regression
MP4 Video
4.2
The Coefficient of Determination 4.3
Introduction to Probability
MP4 Video (The Notes have since changed a slight bit.)
5.1

The Addition Rule (for “OR” events) and Complements
MP4 Video (The Notes have since changed a bit.)

5.2
Independent Events and the Multiplication Rule
MP4 Video
5.3
Conditional Probability
MP4 Video
5.4
Counting Techniques: Combinations and Permutations
MP4 Video
5.5
Discrete Random Variables
MP4 Video
6.1
The Binomial Probability Distribution
MP4 Video
6.2
The Normal Probability Distribution
MP4 Video
7.1
Applications of the Normal Distribution
MP4 Video
7.2
Assessing Normality
MP4 Video: https://expl.ai/FYBZTXW
7.3
Distribution of the Sample Mean
MP4 Video: https://expl.ai/PSELLBS
8.1

Distribution of the Sample Proportion
MP4 Video: https://expl.ai/ZNMSRBL
(I have since added one example.)

8.2
Confidence Intervals for Population Proportions 9.1
Confidence Intervals for Population Means 9.2
Introduction to Hypothesis Testing 10.1
Hypothesis Tests for Population Proportions 10.2
Hypothesis Tests for Population Means 10.3