MAT 170◊ Elementary Statistics
Last Update Effective: 1/18/16
Fundamentals of descriptive statistics, including measures of center, variation and position, as well as graphical methods are covered. Probability distributions including the Normal, Binomial, Student-T, Chi Square and F-Distribution are included. Inferential statistical concepts such as confidence intervals, sample sizes and hypothesis testing are also studied. The course concludes with work on correlation, regression and two-sample techniques. Students will be expected to utilize some form of technology in the class.
Intermediate Algebra and Geometry demonstrable through a COMPASS Algebra score of 66-100 and a COMPASS College Algebra score of 31-45, or a Math ACT score of 23 (within the past two years), or MAT 080 or MAT 085 or MAT 096 or MAT 103◊. A grade of "C" or better is required for all prerequisite Math courses.
Lecture: 4 hours — IAI: M1 902; BUS 901