General Statistics


Course Overview

Course Code: MATH-136

Department: Mathematics

Credit Hours: 4.00

Illinois Articulation Initiative Number: IAI M1 902

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This course focuses on statistical reasoning and the solving of problems using real-world data rather than on computational skills. Topics include: data collection processes (types of studies, experimental design, sampling techniques, and bias), descriptive methods (frequency distributions and graphing and measures of location and variation), basic probability theory (sample spaces, counting, factorials, combinations, permutations and probability laws), probability distributions (normal distributions and normal curve, binomial distribution), statistical interference (confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, t-tests and chi-square tests, errors, and p values), correlation, least squares regression, and f-test and analysis of variance. Prerequisite: Math placement into MATH 136; or the completion of MATH 107 with a grade of C or better. Refer to placement chart in college catalog for detailed information.

Course Schedule

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Term: Fall 2024

Section Name: MATH-136-HY01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 0

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: MATH-136-HY01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 22

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Fall 2024

Section Name: MATH-136-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 21

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Fall 2024

Section Name: MATH-136-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 16

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Spring 2025

Section Name: MATH-136-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Summer 2024

Section Name: MATH-136-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 15

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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Term: Fall 2024 (Late Starting)

Section Name: MATH-136-OP88D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

Comments:

Term: Spring 2025 (Late Starting)

Section Name: MATH-136-OP88D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: C. Elliott

Min Credits: 4.00

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