**The University of Tennessee at Martin**

**Department of Mathematics and Statistics**

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**Elementary Statistics and Probability**

**Mathematics 210**

**Fall 2001**

**Instructor :** Dr.
D.A. McCullough

**Office : **422
Andy Holt Humanities Building

**Phone : **587 – 7362
( my office )

587 – 7360 ( departmental office – to leave a
message )

**E - mail :** desireem@utm.edu

**Textbook :** ** Elementary
Statistics , **8th Edition , by Robert Johnson and Patricia Kuby

**Calculators :** You will need a calculator
for this course that calculates summary statistics and regression functions.
(TI 83 - Plus recommended) **YOU MAY
NOT SHARE CALCULATORS DURING ANY EXAMINATIONS.**

**Homework :** There will be homework problems for each
section that is covered. They will not
be graded . The homework will prepare you for the exams.

There
will be homework worksheets given weekly.
These worksheets will determine your homework grade. You will have a week to complete each
worksheet to receive credit. ** Homework
sheets will not be accepted late.**
There will be approximately 15 homework worksheets during the
semester. Each worksheet will be worth
10 points toward your homework grade. A
total of 120 points will be considered a perfect homework grade. Anything above 120 will be bonus points and
will count toward your final grade.

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**Minitab : **There
will be Minitab assignments that will need to be completed in the computer
laboratories. They will be worth a
total of 30 points.

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**Exams : **There will be three in – class exams and a final
examination. Examination One will cover
Chapters 1 – 3, Examination Two will cover Chapters 4 – 7, Examination Three
will cover Chapters 8 – 10, and the Final Examination will be **Comprehensive.
The Final Examination is a MASS Exam and occurs on Friday, December 14,
2001 from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ** Each in – class examination is worth 100
points and the Final Examination is worth 200 points.

**MAKE - UP EXAMS ARE NOT GIVEN**. **If an
exam is missed for a fully documented reason the final exam grade percentage
will be substituted for the missed exam.
To substitute the final exam percentage for a missed exam provide the instructor documentation for the
missed exam and sign a form that states that the substitution will occur. **

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**Grading : **There will be a total of **650 points** possible in this
course. Letter grades will be assigned
as follows :

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**B 75 %
( 487 . 5 points )**

** C 60 %
****(
390 points )**

** D 50 %
****(
325 points )**

** F Less than 50 %**

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**The instructor reserves the right to lower these
cutoffs but never to raise them.**

**Attendance : **Attendance is expected. If you
have a conflict and cannot make it to class, you should notify the instructor.

**Basic Needs : You should bring** **your book, your calculator, your
pencil/pen, your homework solutions, and your paper to class** **everyday.**

**Academic Dishonesty : **

Academic
dishonesty is behavior in which a deliberately fraudulent misrepresentation is
employed in an attempt to gain undeserved intellectual credit either for one's
self or another. Academic dishonesty is not condoned or tolerated at The
University of Tennessee at Martin. Both parties will be severely penalized as
allowed by the university.

**Important Date to Remember :**

Last Day to Drop with an automatic
"W" Friday,
October 19^{th}