LaunchPad contains resources for you and your students. In this tutorial, we'll take a detailed look at both types separately. Let's begin with student resources. Click the following link to go to the landing page of LaunchPad for STAT2.
What resources are available for my students?
From your LaunchPad home page, click Resources, then Content by Type. You'll see a list of all the resources available to your students. We'll now take a closer look at each.
Available in Excel, Minitab, R, .csv, and .txt formats.
LaunchPad’s e-Book offers the complete textbook with all the interactive study tools specific to the book and the course linked in at point of use--plus easy customization and personalization for students and instructors. Students can search and highlight, making it easier to access key content and organize studying. Teachers can customize and rearrange chapters, add and share notes and discussions, and link to quizzes, activities, and other resources.
Student Minitab Manual
An introduction to using Minitab to perform specific statistical tasks.
Student R Manual
An introduction to using R to perform specific statistical tasks.
Student Solutions Manual
Solutions to odd-numbered exercises in the book.
Video Technology Manuals
Brief instructional videos for working with Minitab and R to perform specific statistical calculations.
What resources are available for instructors?
From the same screen where you've been viewing student resources, you can scroll down to see those available to instructors. Let's now take a closer look at each.
Tips for teaching with the book, including discussion of specific topics and exercises and different alternatives for scheduling the material.
Instructor Solutions Manual
Solutions to all exercises in the book.
Instructor’s Guide with Solutions
Tips for teaching with the book, including discussion of specific topics and exercises and different alternatives for scheduling the material, plus solutions to all exercises in the book. (This is a combination of the Instructor’s Guide and the Instructor Solutions Manual.)
Detailed lecture presentation of statistical concepts covered in each chapter.
Lecture Slides Using R
Detailed lecture presentation of statistical concepts covered in each chapter, including specific examples using R.
Tests and Quizzes
Multiple versions of exams and quizzes for each unit, and of a final exam, in Word format.