This class introduces students to the fundamental methods of statistics in the collection, organization, presentation and analysis of numerical data. It demonstrates the application of statistics to many problems such as designing experiments, making decisions and the significance of trends. The intent is to underscore the importance of statistics in a variety of contexts and in a manner that is both stimulating and comfortable. Prerequisites:MTH 111 or equivalent, or appropriate placement test score. MU Core category: Quantitative Reasoning. 4 crs.
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