AP Statistics Section 2.1

AP Statistics Section 2.1

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For this tutorial you will be reading in your book and watching short 1-2 minute videos on some of the examples. See below and be prepared to take notes.

Describing Location

Begin Reading section 2.1 in your book. The  first example " Mr. Pryor's Test" is explained here in video. You can watch it or read it to make sure you understand. Take notes that you can demonstrate your understanding.

Video on Example 1

Source: The Practice of Statistics 5e

Cumulative Relative Frequency graphs

Continue reading to page 88. Read or watch the video about the next example "Age of US Presidents." Take notes on paper.

Video of Example 2

Source: The Practice of Statistics 5e

Finding and Interpreting z-scores

Continue reading to page 90. Read or watch the video about the next example "Mr. Pryor's first test, Again." Take notes on paper.

Video of Example 3

Source: TPS 5e

Analyzing the effects of Transformations

Read to page 96 then watch the video about the example "Too Cool at the cabin. Take notes about the example. After the video finish reading the section and let me know in the comments below if you have any questions to help me prepare for class.

Video for example on p. 96

Source: TPS 5e