Introduction to theory and practice of statistics. Collecting data: Sampling, observational and experimental studies. Organizing data: Univariate and bivariate tables and graphs, histograms. Describing data: Measures of location, spread, and correlation. Theory: Probability, random variables; binomial and normal distributions. Drawing conclusions from data: Confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, z-tests, t-tests, and chi-square tests; one-way analysis of variance. Regression and non-parametric methods.

**Instructor:**Gaston Sanchez**email:**`gsancheztrujillo at peralta.edu`

(see email policy)**OH:**TBA in BCC 355**Class: 41894**- MW 8:00-9:50am in BCC 053
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**Tutor:**TBA- OH tba in LRC

**Textbook:**Understandable Statistics (by Brase and Brase)**Final:**Mon Dec-12, during class time**Calendar:**fall 2016**Prerequisite:**Math 203 or 211D