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MATH 247

Mathematical Statistics

This course introduces students to the theory behind standard statistical procedures. The course presumes a working knowledge of single-variable calculus on the part of the student. Students are expected to derive and apply theoretical results as well as carry out standard statistical procedures. Topics covered will include moment-generating functions, Gamma distributions, Chi-squared distributions, t-distributions, and F-distributions, sampling distributions and the Central Limit Theorem, point estimation, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing. Prerequisite: MATH 136 or MATH 151.

Distribution Area Prerequisites Credits
Science and Mathematics MATH 136 or MATH 151 1 course

Spring Semester information

Naima Shifa

247A: Mathematical Statistics