"I have not been in this country very long, but I do know this. For a 16-year old, low-income Hispanic kid growing up in East Los Angeles, there are a lot of things that are dangerous. Calculus is not one of them." -- (Jaime Escalante)
Answer: "Beggars can't be cruisers."
JOE KERR...guy who likes to tell funny stories.
DINAH MITE...she has an explosive personality.
Reading: Prepare for test.
Exercise: Prepare for test.
A reminder that you can go to the SectionSummaries link where you can review important ideas and conceptsintroduced in Chapter 1 of our text.
LINK TO SECTIONSUMMARIES
LINK TO STATISTICS HOMEPAGE
The Practice of Statistics, by Yates, Moore, McCabe. New York,W.H. Freeman and Company, 1999. (ISBN 0-7167-3370-6)
The Cartoon Guide to Statistics, by Gonick and Smith. NewYork, HarperCollins Publishers, 1993. (ISBN 0-06-273102-5)
How to Lie with Statistics, by Darrell Huff. New York, W.W.Norton & Company, 1982 (ISBN 0-393-09426-X)
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