STAT3140-A Probability/Math Statistics I (Fall 2021)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/30/2021 - 01/31/2022)
Days: T R
Time: 09:30 - 10:45 am
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Hale Center 304
Seats Available: 5 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is the first of a two-course sequence in calculus-based probability. Topics include basic combinatorics methods: basic set theory; laws of probability; conditional probability and independence; Bayes Theorem; probability mass functions; cumulative distribution functions; probability-generating functions; commonly-used discrete variables (Bernoulli, binomial, Poisson, geometric, negative binomial, hyper geometric); expectation; variance; discrete conditional distributions.

Prerequisite: MATH2070 or permission of the instructor 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Jeffrey J. Mitchell, Ph.D.
Acting Dean, School of Engineering, Mathematics, and Science
School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Associate Dean, School of Engineering, Math and Science
School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science

Professor of Mathematics
412-397-4021 phone
412-397-2472 fax
John Jay 204