Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Course Details

  • Acronym QSCI 381
  • Instructor(s) John Horne , Gordon Holtgrieve
  • Quarter Autumn 2019
  • Credits 5
  • Meeting Times TTh 1130-1250 or MWF 1130-122
  • Location FSH 102 or SIG 134
  • Fullfills Climate Minor Core Requirement
  • Prerequisites either MATH 120, MATH 124, MATH 125, MATH 126, Q SCI 190, or Q SCI 291, or a minimum score of 2 on advanced placement test, or a score of 153-163 on the MPT-AS placement test

Course Description

Applications to biological and natural resource problems stressing the formulation and interpretation of statistical tests. Random variables, expectations, variances, binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson, normal, chi-square, “t” and “F” distributions.