Probability and Statistics
This course provides an introduction to statistics and probability topics required by many academic areas in college.  The emphasis is on descriptive statistics and statistical inference.  Students will study topics including frequency distributions; graphic illustrations; measures of central tendency, variation, standard deviation, and relative standing; probability distributions; normal probability distributions; permutations and combinations; linear correlation and regression; chi-square distributions; confidence intervals; and hypothesis testing.  The graphing calculator and Minitab software are integral parts of the course.  A survey project is required.