MTH 2023: Elementary Statistics


Introduces the basic principles and issues relevant to the understanding of data sources and research. Students gain an overview of the basic concepts of statistics by exploring the world of descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics.


  1. Apply basic concepts in statistics to real-world issues.
  2. Compute a variety of measures for descriptive statistics.
  3. Interpret the different forms of statistical data.
  4. Describe the basic concepts of probability.
  5. Apply statistical concepts to probability distributions.
  6. Develop hypotheses from a one-sample statistical inference.




Elementary statistics: Picturing the world (Rev: 7th ed.)

Publisher: Pearson (2019)
Author: Larson, R., & Farber, B.
ISBN: 9780134683416
Price: $153.20

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