"How can it be that mathematics, being after all a product of human thought independent of experience, is so admirable adapted to the objects of reality."  (Albert Einstein)

Why did Herkimer have trouble making KoolAid? Answer: He couldn't figure how to get two quarts of water into the little envelope. Herky's friends: 
Reading: Pages 48. Pages 89, do exercises 1.2, 1.3 (WNIB) 
You are in SECTION 1.1.
individual  variable  exploratory data analysis  categorical variable 
quantitative variable  distribution of a variable  bar chart  pie chart 
Unless otherwise indicated, all reading andassignments will reference our basic text,
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Text:
The Practice of Statistics, by Yates, Moore, McCabe. New York,W.H. Freeman and Company, 1999. (ISBN 0716733706)
Supplemental books:
The Cartoon Guide to Statistics, by Gonick and Smith. NewYork, HarperCollins Publishers, 1993. (ISBN 0062731025)
How to Lie with Statistics, by Darrell Huff. New York, W.W.Norton & Company, 1982 (ISBN 039309426X)