18.05 Introduction to Probability and Statistics

As taught in: Spring 2005

Figure showing the union of disjoint events.

Figure showing the union of events. (Image courtesy of Prof. Dmitry Panchenko.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Prof. Dmitry Panchenko

Course Features

Course Description

This course provides an elementary introduction to probability and statistics with applications. Topics include: basic probability models; combinatorics; random variables; discrete and continuous probability distributions; statistical estimation and testing; confidence intervals; and an introduction to linear regression.