**STAT 110 HOME PAGE: SPRING 2017**

**INTRODUCTION
TO STATISTICAL REASONING**

**Instructor:
****Joshua M. Tebbs**

**Office:
209G LeConte (tel:
777.5163)**

**Office
Hours: 9.30-10.30am MW**

**Class
Time: 8.05-9.20am MW in 011 Callcott**

**Handouts:**

* This is the complete set of course notes for STAT 110. You can purchase
these notes at Quick Copy (in the basement of the Russell House).

**Articles referenced in class:**

- Aseffi and Garry (2003). Vodka/tonic placebo
effect.
- Campbell and
Joiner (1973). Randomized response.
- Cox et al. (2015).
Necrotizing enterocolitis/caffeine.
- Jemmott et al. (2010). Abstinence-only sex
education.
- LaCour and Green (2014). Unethical research
example.
- Matthews et
al. (2008). Cereal influences offspring gender.
- Morrow et al.
(1999). Pigs/salmonella.
- Physicians’
Health Study (1989). PHS aspirin.
- Singer (2005).
Evolution/Louisiana high school teachers.
- Takeda et al.
(2012). NSCLC patient TTF.
- Uhuri et al. (1998). Xylitol/ear infections.
- Young et al.
(2009). Response to Matthews et al. (2008).

**Homework
problems: **All
problems are from Moore and Notz (2014). These are
not to be turned in.

- Chapter 1: 3, 7, 10, 14, and 17. (Solutions)
- Chapter 2: 7, 11, 15, 17, and 21. (Solutions)
- Chapter 3: 3, 8, 11, 12, 13, and 22. (Solutions)
- Chapter 4: 3, 6, 12, 21, 29, and 30. (Solutions)
- Chapter 5: 2, 11, 14, 19, 20, and 23. (Solutions)

- Chapter 6: 6, 8, 12, 18, 19, and 21. (Solutions)
- Chapter 7: 9, 14, 22, 25, and 26. (Solutions)
- Chapter 8: 4, 7, 9, 12, and 13. (Solutions)
- Chapter 9: 3, 7, 12, 15, and 17. (Solutions)
- Chapter 10: 5, 9, 10, 11, 19, and 28. (Solutions)
- Chapter 11: 5, 8, 9, 15, and 19. (Solutions)

- Chapter 12: 4, 9, 12, 16, 25, and 31. (Solutions)
- Chapter 13: 10, 14, 15-16, 21, and 28. (Solutions)
- Chapter 14: 7, 9, 13, 17, 23, and 27. (Solutions)
- Chapter 15: 8, 9, 12, 17, 26, and 30. (Solutions)

- Chapter 17: 9, 11, 18, 22, and 25. (Solutions)
- Chapter 18: 4, 8, 13, 15, and 19. (Solutions)
- Chapter 21: 7, 9, 18, 30, and 31. (Solutions)

**R Code: **This is the R code that I use to produce the graphics/analyses
in the notes.

- Chapter 1
- Chapter 3

- Chapter
10
- Chapter
11

- Chapter 12
- Chapter
13
- Chapter
14
- Chapter
15

- Chapter
17
- Chapter
18
- Chapter
21

**Data sets: **These are the data
sets we use in class.

- Chapter 1: birthweights
- Chapter 10: dailyweight; enrollment;
nutrition;
tuberculosis
- Chapter 11: bmi

**Exams:**

- Exam 1:
Monday, February 6. Covers Chapters 1-5. (Solutions)
(Fall 2016
Exam)
- Exam 2:
Monday, March 13. Covers Chapters 6-11. (Solutions)
(Fall 2016
Exam)
- Exam 3:
Monday, April 10. Covers Chapters 12-15. (Solutions)
(Fall 2016
Exam)
- Final:
Monday, May 1 at 9.00am. Covers Chapters 1-15, 17-18, and 21. (Solutions)
(Fall
2016 Exam)

Last updated: May 3, 2017.