​The following sections and problem sets are from chapter 2 in the free OER statistics book
Introduction to Statistics for Community College Students​ (1st edition) by Matt Teachout 

Chapter 2 - Intro to Stats for Community College Students  (updated 5/12/20)

                                     Topics Covered                                            Sections from Book           Problem Sets  
​                              -Statistics and Parameters                                           Section 2A                Problems 2A
          -Sampling Variability, Intro to Sampling Distributions                       Section 2B                Problems 2B
      -Central Limit Theorem, Shape of Sampling Distributions                   Section 2C                Problems 2C

          -Intro to Confidence Intervals and Confidence Levels,                    Section 2D                Problems 2D

                         Point Estimates, Margin of Error                                              

-One-Pop Mean & Proportion Confidence Intervals, Z & T score              Section 2E                Problems 2E

   Critical Values, Standard Error, Assumptions, Bootstrapping                    
        -Two-Population Mean & Proportion Confidence Intervals                Section 2F                 Problems 2F

     Matched Pair, Independent Groups, Formulas, Bootstrapping
        -Chi-Squared Critical Values, One Population Variance &                 Section 2G                Problems 2G

      Standard Deviation Confidence Intervals (Optional Section) 

                                                                                        Ch 2 Review Sheet with Answers(Updated 9/11/20)

                                                                                          Ch 2 Answers to Odd Problems  (Updated 9/26/19)

Solutions to Matt's Book Problems on YouTube

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