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Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: MTH                                     Course Number: 337                                    
Course Title: Probability Theory
Subject: Mathematics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

A rigorous treatment of the theory of probability, based on the introduction provided in MTH 237. The course will enhance students' abilities to use probabilistic models. Topics include set theory, basic definitions and concepts of probability, combinatorial analysis, independent events, random variables, discrete and continuous probability distributions, the Poisson and normal distributions, central limit theorem, law of large numbers, random walks, and Markov chains.

Prerequisite: MTH 237.
  
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  • 3 class hours.

  
Start Date:    08/31/2003                         End Date: