62:171 PENT Introduction to Statistics [Jardine]

Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S or 62:090 or 62:091 or permission of Department.

Descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, mean, variance, the normal distribution, probability theory, populations and samples, sampling distributions. Introduction to estimation and tests of hypotheses and simple linear regression.
10 lecture hours per week, 5 laboratory hours per week, during the spring (April 29 to May 24).

3 lecture hours per week, one term.