Math 12 at Lehigh University

Math 12 (Basic Statistics): A first course in the basic concepts and methods of statistics with illustrations from the social, behavioral, and biological sciences. Descriptive statistics; frequency distribution; mean and standard deviation; two-way table; correlation and regression; random sampling; rules of probability; probability distributions and parameters; parameter estimation; confidence intervals; hypothesis testing; statistical significance. Note: Students may not have credits for Math 12 & Eco 145.

Selected textbooks used in this course:

0. (current textbook) "General Statistics", by Warren Chase and Fred Bown, 4th ed., John Wiley & Sons.

1. "Statistical Reasoning and Methods", by Richard A. Johnson and Kam-Wah Tsui. John Wiley & Sons.

2. 'The New Statistical Analysis of Data', by Anderson and Finn. Springer-Verlag.

3. 'The Basic Practice of Statistics', by David Moore, FreeMan.

4. 'Statistics', by Freedman, Pisani, and Purves. Norton.

5. 'Statistics-principles and methods', by Johnson and Bhattacharyya. John Wiley Sons.

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