MATH 210 Statistics and Probability

4 credits, Fall, Spring, and Summer

Applies the theory of statistics to concrete problems in business and the social sciences. Topics covered include data collection, graphical displays of data, descriptive measures, correlation and regression, probability, discrete and continuous random variables, the binomial and normal distributions, sampling distributions, interval estimation of parameters, and tests of hypotheses. A TI-83, TI-83 Plus or TI-84 calculator is required for the course. A computer laboratory component will introduce the student to statistical applications in software packages. Credit will not be granted for more than one of the following statistics courses: MATH 140, MATH 210, and MATH 235.

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in MATH 121, or placement into MATH 125 or higher

General Education: Mathematics