2 semesters, 1 credit
Open to juniors and seniors
Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C in 430 Algebra II, 440 Honors College Algebra, or 442 Honors Precalculus, and teacher approval.
Probability and Statistics provides an introduction to modern statistics. Students will research and use data in order to illustrate statistical methods and procedures. This course allows the student to develop an understanding for statistics by taking a look at organized data and applying various formulas and calculations. Topics covered include elementary probability theory and binomial, geometric, Poisson, normal, sampling and chi-square distributions, estimations, hypothesis testing, correlation, and regression. A TI-84 graphing calculator is required for this class.
This course meets the criteria for Advanced Placement (AP) through the College Board. At the completion of this course, students have the option to take an Advanced Placement Exam which is then scored by the College Board. Students scoring above a required level are able to earn advanced placement for this course. There is an additional fee required to take the AP Exam.
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This course last updated on January 4, 2019, by the Math Department.