STAT 302, 505-506, Spring 1997 Prof. H. Joseph Newton Homework

1. Assignment 1 (Due 1/24):
• In Devore & Peck, do the following by hand:
• 1.4, 1.6, 1.12, 2.2, 2.8, 2.19, 2.30

2. Assignment 2 (Due 1/31):
• Do the following, using Microsoft Word to prepare what you hand in:
• Using Stataquest, draw histograms and boxplots for data in problems 2.52 and 2.55 of Devore & Peck and interpret the graphs
• Problems 3.18, 3.20, 3.28 of Devore & Peck
• For the data of problem 3.44 in Devore & Peck, contruct a boxplot by hand and using Stataquest and interpret the results (you won't be able to use Word for the hand-drawn plot)

3. Assignment 3 (Due 2/7):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 4.7, 8, 14, 23, 31, 44
• 5.2, 12
• 6.4, 8, 14, 16, 20, 22

4. Assignment 4 (Due 2/18):
• In Chapter 7 of Devore & Peck:
• 7.2, 4, 10, 16, 20, 28, 30, 36

5. Assignment 5 (Due 2/25):
• In Chapter 8 of Devore & Peck:
• 8.6, 10, 16, 20, 26
• In Newton and Harvill:
• Exercise 3 at the end of Chapter 3
• Exercises 1, 11, and 13 at the end of Chapter 4
• Exercise 1 at the end of Chapter 7

6. Assignment 6 (Due 3/7/97):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 8.44, 8.50, 9.4, 9.6, 9.16
• In Newton and Harvill:
• Exercise 5 at the end of Chapter 7
• Exercise 29 at the end of Chapter 8
• Exercises 1 and 4 at the end of Chapter 9
• Exercise 6 at the end of Chapter 10
• Exercise 2 at the end of Chapter 11

7. Assignment 7 (Due 3/24/97):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 9.20, 22, 24, 32, 40, 46, 54
• 10.2, 6, 14, 22, 28, 34, 40, 52

8. Assignment 8 (Due 4/7/97):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 10.56, 60
• 11.2, 4, 8

9. Assignment 9 (Due 4/14/97):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 11.24, 26, 30, 38, 62

10. Assignment 10 (Due 4/23/97):
• In Devore & Peck:
• 13.2, 6, 12, 16, 18, 26