Instructor: Hiro Kasahara

Office: Iona Building 163

Phone: 604-822-4814

Email: hkasahar@mail.ubc.ca

**Office Hours: Tuesday 11:00-12:00 or by appointment**

Time and Location: Tuesday and Thursday 12:30-14:00, Buch A202

Teaching Assistant: Juan Riano Rodriguez <juanfeliperianorodriguez@gmail.com>

Lab Sessions: Monday 17:00-18:00 at BUCH B215

Textbook: Newbold, Carloson, and Thorne, **Statistics for Business and Economics**,** 8th edition** (older editions are also fine)

Reference: **Introductory Statistics** by OpenStax

Hogg, Tanis, and Zimmerman **Probability and Statistical Inference**

** Midterm Exam:** 12:30-14:00** Thursday, October 17 (Location: **Buch A202**)**

## Midterm:

## Syllabus:

## Class Notes:

- Notes on Summation Operator (Chapters 2 and 4)
- Notes on Probability (Chapter 3)
- Notes on Mathematical Expectation, Variance, and Covariance (Chapter 4)
- Notes on Bernoulli and Binomial Distribution (Chapter 4)
- Notes on Uniform Distribution and Normal Distribution (Chapter 5)
- Notes on Sample Mean, Sample Proportion, and Central Limit Theorem (Chapter 6)
- Notes on Simulation of Law of Large Numbers and Central Limit Theorem (Chapter 7)
- Notes on Point Estimator and Confidence Interval (Chapter 7)
- Notes on Two Population Proportions (Introduction, Chapters 8 and 10)
- Notes on Power of Test (Chapter 9)

## Slides:

- Introduction with Examples
- Lecture 1
- Lecture 2
- Lecture 3
- Lecture 4
- Lecture 5
- Lecture 6
- Lecture 7
- Lecture 8
- Lecture 9
- Lecture 10
- Lecture 11

## Assignments:

- HW Assignment 1 (Due Date: Sept 17)
- HW Assignment 2 (Due Date: Sept 26)
- HW Assignment 3 (Due Date: Oct 8)
- HW Assignment 4 (Due Date: Oct 15)
- HW Assignment 5 (Due Date: Oct 29)
- HW Assignment 6 (Due Date: Nov 7)
- HW Assignment 7 (Due Date: Nov 19)
- HW Assignment 8 (Due Date: Nov 28)

## Past Midterm Exams:

- 2014 without answer
- 2015 without answer
- 2016 without answer
- 2017 without answer
- 2014 with answer
- 2015 with answer
- 2016 with answer
- 2017 with answer

## Past Final Exams:

- 2014 without answer
- 2015 without answer
- 2016 without answer
- 2014 with answer
- 2015 with answer
- 2016 with answer