Q2 AP Statistics
This page contains the AP Statistics work assignments from the first quarter. Do not expect to receive any credit whatsoever for completing this work, unless you have made specific arrangements with Mr. Petto beforehand.
For current AP Statistics assignments, click on APstats in the menubar above.
Click here (or to the left on the chalkboard icon) to navigate to the LHS Google Classroom for AP Statistics. This is the principle spot for LHS AP Statistics online interaction.  
Click here (or to the left on the eBook icon) to navigate to our excellent online textbook. You will need your login name and password. (Temporarily unavailable.) 
The last day to retest or submit Q2 makeup work is Friday, January 6th (one week before the end of the quarter.)
Important Upcoming Events
Our AP Statistics exam will occur at noon on Thursday, May 11th; check their schedule page for more information including fees & reductions.
Also, the annual Greater Cleveland APstats Review is tentatively scheduled to take place Saturday morning, April 22nd at John Carroll University. It will feature presentations by experienced AP Readers on testtaking skills and key content topics. Attendance & participation should help you maximize your test score. Highly recommended!
Homework & other assignments
Bookwork (aka “homework”) should be completed by the indicated day; and should be turned in at the beginning of class on the day of each chapter test. Assignments that are to be turned in online will have a deadline time on the due date specified online. Assignments other than bookwork should be turned in on the indicated date.
Day 
Topic 
Work Due 
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10/25 
Producing Data (the right way)  read pp327, 329332  44 
10/26 
Identifying Bad Sampling Methods  read pp334341; do 5.85.14 even  45 
10/27 
Stratified Samples, Other Methods  read pp343347; do P5.165.22  46 
10/28 
The Design of Experiments  read pp354357 do P5.345.38 even 
47 
10/31 
The Cookie Experiment  read pp358363 do P5.405.44 even 
48 
11/1 
The Design of Experiments  read pp366371 do P5.465.50 even 
49 
11/2 
Chapter Five FRQ Practice I  read pp373374 do P5.52 & 5.54 
50 
11/3 
Chapter Five MCQ Practice  begin triple video assignment (due Monday) 
51 
11/4 
Chapter Five FRQ Practice II  finish “two more” FRQs: to discuss  52 
11/7  More Chapter Five MCQs / Kahoots  complete triple video assignment  53 
Election Day!  {no school}  
11/9  Chapter Five Test  prepare for test  54 
11/10  The Study of Randomness  read p389, pp391397; do P6.26.6 even 
55 
11/11  Random Simulations  read pp398402; do P6.86.12 even  56 
11/14  Probability Models  read pp406410; do P6.226.28 even 
57 
11/15  Computing Theoretical Probability  read pp412416 do P6.306.36 even 
58 
11/16  Monty Hall, The Birthday Problem, 
read pp417423 do P6.386.44 even 
59 
11/17  Probability Calculations, again  read pp425429, 431 do P6.466.52 even 
60 
11/18  Ch 6 FRQ Practice  Probability!  review sections 6.1 & 6.2 do P6.546.64 even 
61 
11/21  Ch 6 MCQ Practice  Probability!!  review chapter six (MCQs) (FRQs) complete Case Closed! p456 
62 
11/22  Chapter Six Test  do P6.1026.108 even prepare for Chapter Six test 
63 
Thanksgiving Break  [enjoy the holiday break]  
11/28  Discrete & Continuous RVs  read pp465469; do P7.27.6 even Against All Odds video assignment 
64 
11/29  Random Variable Calculations  read pp471477 (text + summary) do P7.810 & 7.2022 even 
65 
11/30  Means and Variances of Random Variables 
read pp482486, 487490 do P7.247.34 even 
66 
12/1  Rules for Means & Variances  catch up, if necessary  67 
12/2  More Mean & Variance Arithmetic  read pp493498 do P7.387.42 even 
68 
12/5  Random Variable MCQ Practice  do P7.587.64 even  69 
12/6  2/3Hour of Code: An Intro to Programming Structures 
one of these projects, via Google Classroom 
70 
12/7  More RV MCQs + Kahoot  do Case Closed! p504 
71 
12/8  Ch 7 Random Variable FRQ Practice  ch7FRQ1 and ch7FRQ2  72 
12/9  Chapter Seven Test  study for Chapter Seven test  73 
12/12  More Time to Finish Ch 7 Test Intro to the Binomial Distributions 
online video/writing assignment  74 
12/13  Basic Binomial Calculations  read pp513523 do P8.88.12 even 
75 
12/14  Geometric Distributions  read pp524529 do P8.148.26 even 
76 
12/15  Geometric Distribution Calculations  read pp539549 do P8.41, 8.428.48 even 
77 
12/16  Hour of Code Too: Using Python for Probability and Statistics 
78 

Winter Break  {happy holidays to one & all}  
1/3  Discrete Distributions: Binomial & Geometric In Combo 
read pp551, 535536 do P8.52, 8.54, 8.58 
79 
1/4  Practice Binomial/Geometric MCQs  complete Case Closed! pp554555 
80 
1/5  Practice Binomial/Geometric FRQs  begin preparation for Weds' exam: bring questions! FRQ solns 
81 
1/6  Chapter Eight Test  prepare for ch 8 exam  82 
1/9  Sampling Distributions 101  watch video #22 Against All Odds do P9.1 & 9.2 (read start of §9.1) 
83 
1/10  Sampling Distribution Dynamics  read pp564576 carefully do P9.4, 9.8, 9.10 
84 
1/11  Sampling Proportions: the Normal approximation 
read pp564576 again do P9.129.18 even 
85 
1/12  Samples: Mean and Std Deviation, 
read pp581595; do P9.269.30 even 
86 
1/13  87 

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1/18  Midterm Exam Period    
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Late work will be penalized up to 5% for each scheduled day that it is overdue. The formula used is:
\[adjusted\;score = {0.95^{days\;late}} \times original\;score\]
If events occur making it difficult or impossible to submit work on time, please discuss the matter as soon as possible and before that work is due.
Oh, and here is a previous version of this page from the first quarter for your reference.