AP Statistics

2013-2014 School Year

Midterm Review Materials




Part I: Organizing Data: Looking for Patterns and Departures from Patterns

Chapter 1: Exploring Data

  1. Chapter Notes
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 1 Practice MC.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff: Here is a practice test I grabbed several years back from a private school. You can use it to help you study Ch 1 Practice Test.doc

Chapter 2: The Normal Distribution

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 2 Practice MC.pdf
  3. Texbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff
Power point of Density Curves and the Normal Curve Density Curves and Normal Distributions.ppt
Youtube clip of Ferris Bueler's Day off
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HGMnnQUZ9R8&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Chapter 3: Examining Relationships

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 3 Notes.docx
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Ch 3 Multiple Choice Practice.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff

Homework for Columbus Day Weekend

Exercise 3.22 Problem 3.22 (end of 3.1).doc
End of the chapter problems review problems.doc
Solutions: review problems - Solutions.docx


Chapter 4: More on 2-Variable Data

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 4 Notes.docx
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter4 Practice Test.doc
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff
Chapter 4 Introductory exercises: Chapter 4 Inroduction.doc
If you would like a couple of extra Transformation problems here they are with the solutions
Non Linear Transformations 2 Problems.docx
Non Linear Transformations Solutions.docx

Here is an exercise we will do in class for section 4.3
lurking variable exercises.doc
lurking variable exercises Solutions.docx

Chapters 1-4 Test Review




Part II: Produciing Data: Samples, Experiments, and Simulations


Chapter 5: Producing Data

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 5 WebNotes.doc Section 5-2 WebNotes.doc
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 5 Multiple Choice Practice.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff

Tuesday, November 6, 2012: Here are the exercises I want you to do tonight.
5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.15, 5.16, 5.17, and 5.29

Sampling exercises.doc
Experimental design exercises.doc
Experimental design exercises - Solutions.docx
Chapter 5 Review.doc
Chapter 5 test free response-2010.docx



Part III: Probability and Random Variables: Foundations for Inference

Chapter 6: Probability and Simulation: The Study of Randomness

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 6 WebNotes.docx or for Darius we have the .doc file Chapter 6 WebNotes.doc
  2. End of Chapter Multiple ChoiceChapter 6 Practice Multiple Choice.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff
probability-intro HWK.doc This homework is a "show me what you know about probability" assignment
probability simulations.docx For those of you who are missing the first day of chaper 6, we are starting with probability simulations and these are the first 4 problems we are doing. If you want some context to the first problem, watch this youtube clip http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-cqlbqJFWM
6-3 problems.doc
6-3 problems-solutions.doc

Textbook Exercises for Section 6-3
6.68, 6.70, 6.71, 6.76

Bayes Theorem (Last Part of Chapter 6) Check out the power point presentation
HIV problem.doc
Baye's Theorem.doc
Bayes Theorem.ppt



Chapter 7: Random Variables

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 7 Webnotes.docx
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 7 Multiple Choice.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff

December 7, 2011 lesson and homework (for those students who make it back alive from the Field Trip into the city)
lesson: We learned about how to find the standard deviation of a discrete probability distribution and then we investuigated the expected value of gambling games. Here are the problems we did in class Expected Value Games.doc
Here is the homework: 7-1 and beginning of 7-2 exercises.doc

why expecte value doesn't always work.doc
discrete and continuous example 7-2.doc





Chapter 8: Binomial and Geometric Distributions

  1. Chapter Notes Chapter 8 Webnotes.docx
  2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 8 Multiple Choice.pdf
  3. Textbook Solutions
  4. Miscellaneous Stuff
The Chapter 8 Test will be on Tuesday January 4, 2011. Here is a link to the free response portion of the chapter 8 test from 2 years ago.
Chapter 8 free response 2009.doc

Here is the homework for Friday, December 17, for Period 6 End of 8-1 Homework.doc
That is also the homework for period 1 for monday December 20

Christmas Packet (Due on the Friday we get back from Christmas Break) Christmas Packet-2010.docx
2013 Christmas Packet


This is the homework after learning about the Geometric Distribution (Monday for period 6, Tueaday for period 1)
chapter 8 problems.doc



Chapter 9: Sampling Distributions


1. Chapter Notes Chapter 9 Webnotes.doc
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice multiple choice exercises.doc
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneous Stuff
This is a packet of all problems from chapter 9 Packet of Exercises for entire chapter.docx
These are the solutions to that packet
These are the exercises (blue sheet) that are at the endo of section 9-2. We will finish them at the begining of the 3rd quarter.
sampling dist proportion problems.doc
Here are the Solutions to these problems Section 9-2 Solutions.pdf

These are the exercises for the weekend. There are 2 problems that are from 9-2 and 2 that are from 9-3.
end of chapter problems 2009.docx and the solutions End of chapter - Solutions.pdf




Chapter 10: Estimating with Confidence

1. Chapter Notes Chapter 10 WebNotes - Part 1.docx Chapter 10 WebNotes - Part 2.docx
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 10 Practice Multiple Choice.pdf
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneous Stuff
Solutions to Homework





Chapter 11: Testing a Claim

1. Chapter Notes Ch 11 WebNotes Part 1.docx Chapter 11 WebNotes Part 2.pdf
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 11 Multiple Choice.pdf
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneous Stuff
Chapter 11 Summary.docx





Chapter 12: Significance Testing in Practice

1. Chapter Notes Chapter 12 WebNotes.docx
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 12 Practice MC.pdf
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneaous Stuff

The Chapter 12 Test will be on Wednesday, March 23 for Period 6 and on Thursday March 24 for period 1.
Here are 4 previous Chapter 12 test questions. 2 of them are from last year and 2 are from the year before.
Review Free Response 2011.doc

There are several real good test questions in the textbook. I picked out odds so you can check your answers in the back of the textbook.
12.33, 12.35 part a, 12.37



Chapter 13: Comparing 2 Parameters

1. Chapter Notes Chapter 13 WebNotes.docx
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneaous Stuff


In this chapter we learn 4 things.
1.) a 2 sample t test for means
2.) a 2 sample t interval to estimate the difference between 2 means
3.) a 2 sample z test for proportions
4.) a 2 sample z interval to estimate the difference in 2 proportions

The following are the soulutions to the 2 packets of problems that I handed out
comparing 2 means-solutions.doc
comparing 2 proportions solutions.docx


Chapter 14: Chi Square Procedure

1. Chapter Notes Chapter 14 WebNotes.docx
2. End of Chapter Multiple Choice Chapter 14 Practice Multiple Choice.pdf
3. Textbook Solutions
4. Miscellaneaous Stuff Chi square test review problems.doc

Chi Square Goodness of Fit (GOF) exercises (2 problems)
Chi Square GOF examples.docx



Chapter 15: Inference for Regression

1. Chapter Notes Chapter 15 WebNotes 2012.docx
2. Textbook Solutions
3. Miscellaneaous Stuff checking conditions for regression inference.docx
regression analysis-computer readout.docx



End of year Cummulative Test

20 Multiple Choice:
3 Free Response:

AP Statistics Review Material

This is a lovely document that I made a few years back. It is a matrix of all the confidence interval and hypothesis test stuff. It is incredibly helpful now that any confidence interval and any significance test is fair game on the AP exam.
Inference Formulas-my chart.doc

Here is some practice multiple choice from an AP review book that I had
Practice Test #1 M.C..pdf
Practice Test #2 M.C..pdf
Practice Test #1 M.C. Solutions.pdf
Practice Test #2 M.C. Solutions.pdf

Here is the Multiple Choice (and the answer key) from the 2002 AP Statistics exam.
2002 Released Exam M.C..pdf