Probability and Statistics
Prerequisite: Algebra II
Probability and Statistics includes the concepts and skills needed to apply statistical techniques in the decision-making process. Topics include descriptive statistics, probability, and statistical inference. Practical examples based on real experimental data are used throughout. Students plan and conduct experiments or surveys and analyze the resulting data. The use of graphing calculators and computer programs is encouraged. Students will also read Super Crunchers by Ian Ayers.