# CK-12 Basic Probability and Statistics - A Short Course

## Table of Contents

- 1. An Introduction to Independent Events - Basic
This chapter introduces students to the concept of mathematical probability through independent, dependent, mutually inclusive and mutually exclusive events.

- 2. An Introduction to Conditional Probability - Basic
This chapter expands a student's understanding of probability by introducing conditions to events.

- 3. Discrete Random Variables - Basic
This chapter introduces the student to discrete random variables and a basic theoretical probability formula. Also covered are Tree Diagrams and basic methods for using a calculator to determine actual probabilities.

- 4. Standard Distributions - Basic
This chapter allows students to better visualize the concepts surrounding probability through distribution graphs.

- 5. The Shape, Center and Spread of a Normal Distribution - Basic
This chapter furthers a students understanding of distribution by introducing the normal distribution curve, continuing to explore the bell-curve, and covering the use of a calculator in finding the standard deviation.

- 6. Measures of Central Tendency - Basic
This chapter introduces the student to data categorization through frequency tables and measures of central tendency; specifically the mean, median, and mode.

- 7. Organizing and Displaying Data - Basic
This chapter expands a student's ability to manage data through the introduction of more diverse and complex graphs.

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