Schedule for Math 214
(Multivariable Statistics)
Dates 
Class Notes and Reading
Assignments 
Exercises for Class and
Homework Exercises in red are due next class. Exercises in
green should already have been submitted. 
01/06 M (Day 1) 
Basic
Statistics (Descriptive Statistics) Survey
Data Exercises #1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 
Basic
Statistics Exercises #1, 2, 3 
01/08 W (Day 2) 
Basic
Statistics (Descriptive Statistics) Basic
Statistics Exercises #4, 5(a), 8, 9, 10,11 Survey
Data Exercises #17, 18, 20 
Basic
Statistics Exercises #5(b)(c), 6, 7, 15 Save a copy
of Summary_Statistics.xls and M214_Data.xls in your personal
directory on the network. Save a copy
of survey.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
01/13 M (Day 3) 
Basic
Statistics (Normal Distribution and Central Limit Theorem) Basic
Statistics Exercises #12, 13, 14 Survey
Data Exercises #21(a) 
Basic
Statistics Exercises #16, 17 Survey
Data Exercises #21(a) 
01/15 W (Day 4) 
Basic
Statistics (Assessing Normality and Finding a Confidence Interval for a
Mean) Basic
Statistics Exercises #18, 19, 20, 21, 23(a)(b) CEO
Data Exercises #1, 2 
Basic
Statistics Exercises #22 Survey
Data Exercises #22, 23, 24 Save a copy
of ceo.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
01/20 M (Day 5) 
Basic
Statistics (Assessing Normality and Performing a Hypothesis Test about a
Mean) Basic
Statistics Exercises #22 Survey
Data Exercises #21(b) CEO
Data Exercises #1, 3(a) 
Survey
Data Exercises #21(b)(c) Chain Data Exercises #1, 2 
01/22 W (Day 6) 

Survey
Data Exercises #25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 
01/27 M (Day 7) 

Basic
Statistics Exercises #29, 30, 31, 32 
01/29 W (Day 8) 

Read pages 1
to 4 (Chapter 1) of the textbook Save a copy
of Job Satisfaction.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
02/03 M (Day 9) 


02/05 W (Day 10) 
Exam #1 covering the material on Basic
Statistics 

02/10 M (Day 11) 

Chain Data
Exercises #3, 4 
02/12 W (Day 12) 

Chain Data
Exercises #5 
02/17 M (Day 13) 

Basic
Statistics Exercises #35, 36 Read pages 4
to 9 (Chapter 1) of the textbook WellBeing
Data Exercises #1, 2, 3, 4 Save a copy
of WellBeing.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
02/19 W (Day 14) 

TV Data Exercises #2 Basic Statistics Exercises
#37 Read pages 9
to 11 (Chapter 1) of the textbook Anxiety Data
Exercises #1 Save a copy
of Anxiety.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
02/24 M (Day 15) 
Simple Linear Regression Basic Statistics Exercises
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Basic Statistics Exercises
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02/26 W (Day 16) 
Basic Statistics Exercises
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Battered
Women Exercises #1 Job
Satisfaction Exercises #1abcd 
03/10 M (Day 17) 


03/12 W (Day 18) 
Exam #2 covering the material on Bivariate
Statistical Inference (postponed
until Wed Mar 19) Review Exercises
for Exam #2 and the answers
are now available, and you will need the SPSS data file sportscar.sav for some of the exercises. Some answers
to the Job Satisfaction Exercises are now available. 

03/17 M (Day 19) 
Quadratic Regression Basic Statistics Exercises
#45 
Basic
Statistics Exercises #46 Save a copy
of powerloads.sav and aerobic.sav in your personal
directory on the network. 
03/19 W (Day 20) 
Transformation of Variables 
Multiple
Regression Exercises #2, 4 Save a copy of realestate.sav and paint.sav in your personal directory on the network. 
03/24 M (Day 21) 
Multiple Linear Regression Multiple Regression
Exercises #1 
Read pages 58
to 69 (Chapter 2) of the textbook Job
Satisfaction Exercises #2, 3 
03/26 W (Day 22) 

Mental Health Data
Exercises #1 Save a copy of Mental Health.sav in your personal directory on the network. 
03/31 M (Day 23) 

Multiple Regression
Exercises #6 Save a copy of jobstress.sav and wheat_yield.sav in your personal directory on the network. 
04/02 W (Day 24) 

WellBeing Data Exercises
#5 TwoWay ANOVA
Exercises #3 Save a copy of wheat_height.sav in your personal directory on the network. 
04/07 M (Day 25) 

Deadline for
first draft project submission 
04/09 W (Day 26) 
Exam #3 – This exam will cover the material in Basic
Statistics Exercises 41 to 46, Basic
Statistics Result Summaries, Job
Satisfaction Exercises 3, Job
Satisfaction Result Summaries, Multiple
Regression Exercises 1 to 6, Multiple
Regression Result Summaries. 

04/14 M (Day 27) 

Deadline for
final project submission 
04/16 W (Day 28) 

Logistic
Regression Exercises #2 Save a copy of smokers.sav and cardio.sav in your personal directory on the network. 
04/22  04/26 (T  S) 
Final Exam (in the time slot on the final exam
schedule) Additional
TwoWay ANOVA Exercises 