Prof.  G. Battaly
Westchester Community College

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*** TAKE HOME QUIZ: DUE MON MAR 19, hard copy only:  Normal Probability Plot ***

*** TAKE HOME QUIZ: DUE MON MAR 19, hard copy only:  Distribution of Sample Means ***

WCC is closed on March 7 due to snow conditions.

Special Assignment:  “Fiber is Good for You.  Now Scientists May Know Why.”  Carl Zimmer. New York Times, Jan 1, 2018.
This article references several studies intended to determine the impact of fiber on microbiomes.  Identify the different studies, their purpose, and the variable being studied.                     Table of Studies

Special Assignment:  “How Exercise Could Help You Learn a New Language”  Gretchen Reynolds. New York Times, Aug 16, 2017
This article is about a study done by researchers in China and Italy:  Liu F, Sulpizio S, Kornpetpanee S, Job R (2017) It takes biking to learn: Physical activity improves learning a second language. PLoS ONE 12(5): e0177624.

Special Assignment:  “Did the Iowa Caucus Results Discredit Polls?”  Brian Lehrer Show, Feb 3,2016
President of Public Agenda Will Friedman and Harry Enten, senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight, discuss whether polling is a good measure of democracy at work.       Starts at 7 min 22 sec.  Ends at  35 min 22 sec.

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Sleep and Learning:  a New York Times article

NYT - Steven Strogatz, 2010


Useful Resources:             Geogebra

Last Updated   09/06/17
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