This course provides an introduction to statistics, concentrating on statistical concepts and the "why and when" of statistical methodology. The course focuses on learning to ask appropriate questions, collect data effectively, summarize and interpret information, and understand the limitations of statistical inference.
Students with Advanced Placement credit for MATH 160 should consider enrolling in MATH 260.
Prerequisites: Three years of high school mathematics. Students who have MATH 160 transfer credit may not take this course