EXAM Information

for MSIS 385

Fall 1999

Last updated 12/19/99

  • The second exam will take place on December 21 from 4-5:20 pm on Beck 251.

  • The Exam is open books and open notes. Bring a calculator, But no Laptops or Excel capable devices are allowed.

  • Since the exam is open book no formulas will be provided, nor any distribution tables will appear in the exam itself.

  • If you cannot make the exam for a legitimate reason (medical, too many exams on the same date etc.) let me know by e-mail at the latest by Friday December 17. The make-up exam will be given on Monday December 20 in RUTCOR Bldg on Busch Campus. Come to to room 105 at 11:30 am.

  • A sample exam from last semester has been provided. Please note that your exam2 will be substantially different because we covered somewhat different topics than last semester. Nonetheless the questions in the sample exams could be helpful.

    Extra office hours on

  • Monday December 20 1-3pm at RUTCOR, rm 105, Busch campus

  • Tuesday December 21 11-2pm at J. Levin, rm 245, Livingston campus

    Reading material

    For the first exam:

    Ch 7: 7.2-7.5, Ch 8 except 8.6.3, Ch 9 except 9.4, Ch. 10 except 10.4 10.5 and 10.9, Ch. 17 17.2-17.9 (skip discussion of standardized residuals)

    For the second exam:

    All of the above plus: All of chapter 11, except 11.10, Chapter 12 sections 12.1 to 12.3, Chapter 13: 13.1-13.4, 13.8-13.9, Chapter 15: All of chapter 15 except sections 15.5.3 and 15.8, Chapter 14 (ANOVA) 14.1-14.4.6.