• Statistics

    Unit 2: Sampling Methods, Surveys, and Bias

    Lessons and Assignments Calendar

      Dates Objective or Essential Question In Class

    Homework

    Unit 2: Sampling Methods, Surveys, and Bias

    September 14-15

    Compare the accuracy and efficiency of different random sampling methods

    >Sampling Activity (in Lecture Hall)

    HW 3.3

    Pg. 201 #7-10, 14

    18-19

    What is the difference between an observational study and an experiment? Compare various types of survey bias.

    >Warm-up

    >Review sampling methods from last class

    >Types of bias – brainstorm group skits

    >Vocabulary

    HW 3.1

    Pg. 186 #13-16

     

    HW 3.2

    Pg. 192 #8, 15, 16

    20-21

    Identify types and sources of bias in surveys.

    >Warm-up

    >Perform group skits

    >Quiz: Bias and Sampling Methods

    HW 3.5

    Pg. 218-219

    #6, 9, 12, 13, 15

    22-25

    What is a margin of error and why is it important in polling?

    >Warm-up

    >Estimate margin of error from simulations

    >Review for Test

    HW 3.4

    Pg. 210-212

    #2, 7, 12, 17

    26-27

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    UNIT 2 TEST

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Last Modified on July 4, 2018