Tompkins Cortland Community College

MATH200 - Statistics


This course is a study of the application of statistical procedures to the analysis of experimental data. Topics covered include methods for presentation of data; measures of center, dispersion and position; sampling techniques; elementary probability; hypothesis testing and confidence intervals for both one and two population; and linear correlation and regression. Use of the binomial, normal, student’s T and chi-square distributions are also covered. Technology such as a graphing calculator or Excel is required. MATH 200 satisfies the SUNY Gen Ed Mathematics category. Prerequisites: Prior completion of MATH 098 or a C or better in Math 120 or concurrent enrollment in MATH 029 if required by placement; prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 100. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.