May 24, 2024  
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MAT 318 - Statistics in the Sciences

2010-2011 Catalog Year

Basic statistical methods for students majoring in economics, the physical sciences and mathematics. Topics include descriptive statistics, random variables, the normal and binomial distributions, random sampling and sampling distributions, parameter estimation, confidence intervals and significance testing. Applications in linear regression models, the analysis of variance, and categorical data analysis will be covered.

PREREQ: MAT 210 or instructor permission.
OFFERED: Fall, Spring
NOTE: The course prepares students for MAT 351, 352, 357, 358, and 359.