MAT-3240 Probability Theory with Statistics

3 credits

Prerequisite: MAT-2030 and MAT-2532.

An introduction to probability theory for students with a background in calculus. Topics to be covered will include sample spaces, permutations and combinations, discrete and continuous random variables, probability density functions, the binomial distribution, the normal distribution and its use in approximating the binomial, curve fitting by least squares, and with numerous applications. (Fall semester, even years)