Courses: Probability and Statistics (MATHB104001)

Spring 2014

Class Number: 1292
This course introduces students to key concepts in both descriptive and inferential statistics. Students learn how to collect, describe, display, and interpret both raw and summarized data in meaningful ways. Topics include summary statistics, graphical displays, correlation, regression, probability, the law of averages, expected value, standard error, the central limit theorem, hypothesis testing, sampling procedures, and bias. Students learn to use statistical software to summarize, present, and interpret data. This course may not be taken after any other statistics course. Prerequisite: Quantitative Readiness Required.
Div: Q; Approach: Quantitative Methods (QM), Quantitative Readiness Required (QR); Haverford: Natural Science and Quantitative (NA/QU)
Enrollment Limit: 40; Enrollment Criteria: Freshman; Sophomore;
Junior; Senior; Major/Minor/Concentration; Instructor Permission;
Enrollment Limit: 40; Enrollment Criteria: Freshman; Sophomore;
Junior; Senior; Post Bacc; Lottery;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1292 Div: Q; QM;QR;

Department

Mathematics (Web site)

Taught By

Cheng,Leslie C.

Meeting Times

MW 2:30pm-4:00pm