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MAT* 109: Quantitative Literacy

3 Credits
(Formerly MATH 110)
Selected topics in mathematics chosen to satisfy the General Studies program requirement in mathematics. A course designed to demonstrate the fundamental nature of mathematics and its applications in modern life through an introduction to the concepts of statistics. Topics include random sampling, design of surveys and experiments, information from samples, confidence intervals, elementary probability, examining numbers and data critically, graphing and data analysis, written discussion of numerical analysis, and simulation. A TI-30 XIIs or TI-83+ or TI-84+ graphing calculator is required. Applications considered throughout.
Prerequisites: “C” or better in MAT* 095  or MAT* 096  or placement by mathematics assessment test and eligibility for ENG* 101  . May not be taken for credit if credit already received for MAT* 165 .
Offered: Fall, Spring
Fulfills General Education - Knowledge of Mathematics



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