Statistics

This one semester course will provide experience in collecting data, analyzing data, and writing statistical reports. Students will study statistical concepts through activities and projects that involve the collecting and analyzing of data. Techniques for summarizing, analyzing and interpreting large sets of data will also be discussed. Emphasis will be on practical problem-solving with real data sets using appropriate computer software packages. This course culminates in a math portfolio presentation.

Prerequisite: Both Algebra & Geometry portfolios with at least a “Competent” rating

Readings: 
College Preparatory Mathematics (CPM)
Significant Assignments: 

Portfolio/Panel Presentation: Social Justice Statistics Research and Analysis using single variable regression

Sample PBATs: 
“Prison Populations and Race”
“Relationship Abuse and Gender”