ECON 3790              Lab  Syllabus                 Spring 2018


Dr. Usip's Office Hours Hrs. MWF 11am - 1pm; TR 1 - 3pm and by appointment.                       
Lab Instructor:
Daniel Belinky (21587, 21589)    Office Hours: Will be announced in class.      

TEXT
: Learning Economics and Business Statistics with Excel, 3e - by Dr. Usip
Web Address: http://eeusip.people.ysu.edu


GRADING WEIGHT
:

      Exam # 1 (Date to be announced)                                                                      40 points
      Exam # 2 (Date to be announced)                                                                      40 points
      Assignments (Dates to be announced)                                                               30 points

      Final Exam. (LAST CLASS MEETING FOR ALL SECTIONS)                40 points

      Note:
Always bring a flash drive to class for storing your work.


Outline:

Week of Workshop Topic  Assignment
1/8 Chapter 1: Data Entry & Transformations  
1/15 Chapter 2: Summarizing Data Graphically: Bar Graphs, Pie charts,
                    Histogram, and Crosstabulations.
 
1/22 Chapter 3: Summarizing Data Numerically: Basic Statistics & Boxplots.  
1/29 MT 1: Covers materials from Weeks 1 thru 3  
2/5 Chapter 4: Evaluating Empirical Probabilities using Crosstabs command 
Chapter 4
: Evaluating Binomial Probabilities
 
2/12 Chapter 4: Evaluating Normal Probabilities  
2/19 Chapter 5: Sampling and Validating the Central Limit Theorem (CLT)  
2/26 Chapter 6: Confidence Interval Estimation  
3/5 SPRING BREAK!  SPRING BREAK!!  SPRING BREAK!!!  
3/12 Chapter 7: Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample T Test  
3/19 MT 2: Covers materials from Weeks 5 thru 9  
3/26 Chapter 9: X2 Test of Goodness-of-fit and Independence  
4/2 Chapter 10: One-way ANOVA  
4/9

Chapter 11: Simple Linear Regression & Correlation Analysis

 
4/16 Chapter 12: Multiple Linear Regression & Correlation Analysis  
4/23 Review Session  
4/30 Final Exam: Last Day of Class  


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