4 credits (Fall and Spring)Cross-listed as: SST 115. Introduces the notions of variability and uncertainty and such common statistical concepts as point and interval estimation and hypothesis testing. Data-oriented, with real-world examples chosen from the social and biological sciences. The computer is used for data analysis and to illustrate probabilistic and statistical concepts. A student who takes MAT-115 cannot receive credit for MAT 209.
Prerequisite: Two years of high school algebra and second semester of first-year standing. Instructor: Staff