Screentime Stats: Download the Free Project

Exploratory projects in the NEW edition of Beginning Statistics immerse students in real-world applications of statistics. Assign these projects as homework or small group assignments to stimulate discussion and collaboration among students.   In the age of the smartphone, younger people tend to get a bad rap for spending too much time on their mobile devices, but … Continue reading Screentime Stats: Download the Free Project

Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

Rguroo is a point-and-click statistical software that unleashes the power of R on the Cloud, making this powerful software available to instructors and students across the country. This user-friendly software includes features such as: Data cleaning & manipulation toolsEasy to use tools for creating & customizing plotsInteractive data visualizationData modeling & statistical inferenceSimulation suits & probability … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

New statistics questions available in Viewing Life Mathematically

The Viewing Life Mathematically software has 57 new questions available in Chapter 8: Statistics.With multiple iterations for each, these algorithmically generated questions provide 2,765 options for practice and assessment.  8.1: Collecting Data8.2: Displaying Data8.3: Describing and Analyzing Data Examples range in level of difficulty and mimic real-world data. Several allow students to create their own graphs, and many … Continue reading New statistics questions available in Viewing Life Mathematically

NEW TITLE: Mathematics with Applications in Business and Social Sciences

The NEW title, Mathematics with Applications in Business and Social Sciences, covers content from fundamental algebra to finite mathematics and applied essential calculus. A primary emphasis is placed on showing students how to connect mathematics to real-world contexts. Table of Contents Chapter 0: Fundamental Concepts of Algebra 0.1 Real Numbers0.2 The Arithmetic of Algebraic Expressions0.3 Integer … Continue reading NEW TITLE: Mathematics with Applications in Business and Social Sciences

Tuesday Tip: Custom tab for your statistics students

As a helpful reminder, you can add a custom tab to your students' course so they can access key information right from their Hawkes account. For example, you can link to our free statistics companion website so they can access data sets, technology instructions, videos, and more with ease! In your Grade Book, navigate to … Continue reading Tuesday Tip: Custom tab for your statistics students

New Title for Single-Semester Math Prep: Pathways to College Mathematics

The NEW title, Pathways to College Mathematics, is designed to prepare students for any mathematics pathway curriculum course. It offers a general survey of mathematics and a flexible, accelerated path to future studies in Liberal Arts Math, Quantitative Reasoning, Introductory Statistics, or STEM. It streamlines introductory level algebra content and introduces students to other fields … Continue reading New Title for Single-Semester Math Prep: Pathways to College Mathematics