Introduces the methods of statistics including sampling from normally distributed populations, estimation, regression, testing of hypotheses, point and interval estimation methods. Prerequisites: a placement recommendation for MTH 146 and Algebra I or equivalent. 3 credits
**Prerequisite Introduction to Elementary Statistics: A prerequisite means students are not allowed to take this course unless they have a placement recommendation. This is determined by a test given by the community college to make sure students have enough mathematical knowledge to take this course. Successful completion of Algebra I or equivalent with also meet the prerequisite for this course. Parents and/or students should speak to their school’s guidance counselor make sure qualifications have been met.
No textbook required
Ordering Info: http://cnx.org/contents/MBiUQmmY@18.11:2T34_25K@11/Introduction
Sherri Gardner is a mathematics instructor at Gate City High School, Virginia Highlands Community College and Northeast State Community College. She has a B.A. degree in mathematics from the University of Virginia at Wise and a M.S. degree in mathematics from East Tennessee State University. In...