STA 111.001

Class Room: 
Gross Hall 107
Class time: 
TuTh 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
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Instructor: 
Banks, David
Description: 
Basic laws of probability - random events, independence and dependence, expectations, Bayes theorem. Discrete and continuous random variables, density, and distribution functions. Binomial and normal models for observational data. Introduction to maximum likelihood estimation and Bayesian inference. One- and two-sample mean problems, simple linear regression, multiple linear regression with two explanatory variables. Applications in economics, quantitative social sciences, and natural sciences emphasized. Instructor: Banks or Mukherjee
Course type: 
Undergraduate