## Ask the Stats Medic

These posts are referenced in the Teacher’s Edition of The Practice of Statistics 6th edition.

##### General:

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How to Write a Great Test for AP Statistics

How to Grade Your AP Statistics Test

##### Chapter 1:

Experience First, Formalize Later

Why Teach Using Experience First, Formalize Later

How to Design an Experience First, Formalize Later Lesson

Knix the Trix: Except for SOCV and DUFS

How to Write a Great Test for AP Statistics

How to Grade Your AP Statistics Tests

##### Chapter 2:

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Interpret the z-score (Like it’s Your Job)

Why Bother with z-scores and Table A?

Why do we Standardize Normal Distributions?

Table A or normalcdf?

Ban “IT” From Your Statistics Classroom

##### Chapter 3:

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Graphing Calculators are the New Slide Rule

Beware r by Itself!

How to Interpret the Slope of a Line of Best Fit

Correlation Does Not Mean Causation

##### Chapter 4:

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Does Beyonce Write Her Own Lyrics?

Stratified Random Sample vs. Cluster Sample

Why Isn't Bias Accounted for by the Margin of Error

##### Chapter 5:

Mutually Exclusive Events? Ask Turner

Best Friends Forever: Two-way Tables and Venn Diagrams

Probability: 5 Strategies to Try Before Using a Formula

Using Two Aces to Introduce Probability

Introducing Independence: Does Mrs. Gallas Choke Under Pressure

##### Chapter 6:

Table A or normalcdf?

Using Memes to Teach Statistics

##### Chapter 7:

Decisions Made at Buffalo Wild Wings

##### Chapter 8:

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What is statistical inference?

“Guess My Age” Activity

Interpret the z-score (Like it’s Your Job)

##### Chapter 9:

Tell the Whole Story: Evidence for Ha

The Holy Grail of AP Statistics

What is a Jerry Error?

Baseball Salaries and the Central Limit Theorem

##### Chapter 10:

Which Version of the AP Exam Was Harder?

##### Chapter 11:

Are These Dice “Loaded”?

Help: My Calculator Doesn’t Have a Chi-square GOF Test!

A Student Proof

##### Chapter 12:

Student Created Inference Test

Two 10-inch Pizzas or One 16-inch Pizza?

How Do I Help Students Review for the AP Statistics Exam?