Department of Mathematics
Math 17300: Introduction to Probability and Statistics
Supervisor: Shirshendu ChatterjeeDescriptive statistics and frequency histograms; measures of location and dispersion; elementary probability; permutations and combinations; multiplication rule and conditional probability; Bayes' Theorem; independent events; random variables, expected values; applications to binomial, hypergeometric, uniform and normal distributions; the Central Limit Theorem; testing statistical hypotheses; correlation; linear regression and least squares. Prereq.: placement by the Department. Credit will be given for only one of the following courses: Math 17300, Eco 29500, Psy 21500, Soc 23100.4 hr./wk.; 4 cr.
Documents
- syl173.pdf : Syllabus for Math 17300
Sections
- Fall 2018: Section *EC, Sun, MoWe 12:30PM-1:45PM in NAC 7/231; Tu 12:30PM-1:20PM in NAC 5/124
- Fall 2018: Section FG, Adamski, MoWe 4:00PM-5:40PM in NAC 5/108