MATH 0013. Elementary Statistics

Units: 4
Prerequisite: Completion of MATH D or E with grade of "C" or better; or appropriate placement
Hours: 72 lecture
Introduction to the basic concepts of statistics. Emphasis on statistical reasoning and application of statistical methods. Topics include: graphical and numerical methods of descriptive statistics; methods of sampling; basic elements of probability; binomial, normal, and sampling distributions; the Central Limit Theorem; confidence interval estimates and hypothesis testing procedures for one and two population means and proportions; chi-square tests for goodness-of-fit and independence; linear regression and correlation; and an introduction to analysis of variance (ANOVA). Applications using data from business, economics, education, psychology, and the social and life sciences. (C-ID MATH 110) (CSU, UC-with unit limitation)