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:**TuTh 6:30-7:00pm in BCC 355**Class: 20958**- Tu 7:00-9:50pm in BCC 422
- gradebook TBD

**Textbook:**Understandable Statistics (by Brase and Brase)**Final:**Tue May-23, during class time**Calendar:**Spring 2017**Prerequisite:**Math 203 or 211D