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Elementary Statistics


Elementary descriptive statistics of a sample of measurements; probability; the binomial, and normal distributions, populations and sampling from populations; statistical inference.


Intro Stats, de Veaux, Velleman & Bock, 5th edition, Pearson.


MATH 101 or MATH 104 or two years of high school algebra and a score of 26 or higher on ACT mathematics, or a qualifying score on the mathematics placement test. Not open to students with credit in BUS 368, BIOL 570, MATH 526 or MATH 628.

Credit Hours: 

Topics include:

  • Exploring and Understanding Data
  • Exploring Relationships between Variables
  • Gathering Data
  • Randomness and Probability
  • From the Data at Hand to the World at Large
  • Learning about the World
  • Inference When Variables are Related

May not be counted as a Junior/Senior credit course.

(Bayer 2016 )

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