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.
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.
What resources are available for my students?
Data SetsAvailable in Excel, Minitab, R, .csv, and .txt formats.
e-BookLaunchPad’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 ManualAn introduction to using Minitab to perform specific statistical tasks.
Student R ManualAn introduction to using R to perform specific statistical tasks.
Student Solutions ManualSolutions to odd-numbered exercises in the book.
Video Technology ManualsBrief instructional videos for working with Minitab and R to perform specific statistical calculations.
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.
What resources are available for instructors?
Instructor's GuideTips for teaching with the book, including discussion of specific topics and exercises and different alternatives for scheduling the material.
Instructor Solutions ManualSolutions to all exercises in the book.
Instructor’s Guide with SolutionsTips 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.)
Lecture SlidesDetailed lecture presentation of statistical concepts covered in each chapter.
Lecture Slides Using RDetailed lecture presentation of statistical concepts covered in each chapter, including specific examples using R.