syllabus [pdf]

assigned exercises from FPP [pdf]

data sets [zip]

Allen 2051, MTWRF, 10:35-11:35am. Please reserve your slot here.

Tasks (bullets) below the date should be completed before the next class unless a date is given.

**Jul 5**: No class meeting

. Read the syllabus carefully.

. Install R and RStudio (complete by Jul 7).

. Order textbook (have by Jul 11).

. Obtain a pocket calculator (have by Jul 11).

. Fill out survey questionnaire [pdf].

**Jul 6**: Questions + Models

. Review Notes on Questions [pdf]. Complete exercises.

. Review Notes on Models [pdf] (and slides from lecture [pdf]). Complete exercises.

. Install R and RStudio.

**Jul 7**: Computing in R

. Read Notes on Computing in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

**Jul 10**: Model Building Exercise + Causal Inference

. Have textbook and calculator.

. Read chs. 1-2 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. Review your notes from my Lecture on Causal Inference [pdf]. Complete exercises at the end.

**July 11**: Loading Data in R + Histograms

. Review your notes from my Lecture on Data Frames [pdf].

. Review Notes on Loading Data in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

. Read ch. 3 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

**July 12**: Histograms in R + Average and SD

. Review Notes on Histograms in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

. Read ch. 4 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises (remember that assigned exercises are [at the top] ).

**July 13**: Average and SD in R + Normal Approximation

. Read Writing Assignment 1 [pdf] (polished draft due July 20).

. Review your notes from my Lecture on Average and SD in R [pdf].

. Review Notes on Average and SD in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

. Read ch. 5 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. Finish the leadership extremity exercise we began in class [pdf].

**July 14**: Measurement + Measurement Exercise

. Review your notes from my Lecture on Measurement [pdf]. Complete exercises at the end.

. Read ch. 6 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. Prepare for Exam 1. Focus on the review exercises from notes, slides, and textbook.

**July 17**: Exam 1 + Scatterplots and Correlation, Part 1

. Read chs. 7-8 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. See this sheet for p. 137, #9(a) [Google Sheet].

**July 18**: Scatterplots and Correlation in R + Scatterplots and Correlation, Part 2

. Use this code to load runs data [Gist].

. Review Notes on Scatterplots and Correlation in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

. Read ch. 9 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. Play this game [web] and track your performance.

**July 19**: Regression, Part 1 + Regression, Part 2

. Do this exercise in class [Google Form].

. I used this code in class [Gist].

. Read chs. 10-11 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

**July 20**: Regression, Part 3 + Regression in R
. Read ch. 12 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.

. Review Notes on Regression in R [pdf]. Complete exercises.

**July 21**: Multiple Regression (and in R) + Review for Exam 2

. Review your notes from my Lecture on Multiple Regression (and in R) [html]. Complete exercises.

**July 24**: Exam 2 + Probability, Part 1

. Read ch. 12 of FPP. Complete assigned exercises.