MATH-140 Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Fall for 2016-2017
Spring for 2016-2017
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This course provides an introduction to basic concepts in probability theory and applied statistics. Topics to be covered include methods of enumeration, properties of random variables, common discrete and continuous distributions, expectations, the central limit theorem, parameter estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and linear regression. Concepts will be illustrated and applied to data using the statistical package Minitab.

This course should be taken by students planning on being a math major or minor.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: Math-036, Calculus II

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MATH-140-01 Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Fall for 2016-2017
Spring for 2016-2017
No faculty information available
This course provides an introduction to basic concepts in probability theory and applied statistics. Topics to be covered include methods of enumeration, properties of random variables, common discrete and continuous distributions, expectations, the central limit theorem, parameter estimation, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, and linear regression. Concepts will be illustrated and applied to data using the statistical package Minitab.
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: Math-036, Calculus II
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