ECON 3400 Introduction to Economic and Business Statistics
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ECON 30.2.
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4 hours; 4 credits
Descriptive statistics including measures of central tendency, dispersion, and skewness. Probability and theoretical probability distributions including the binomial function and the normal curve. Sampling, estimation, and test of hypothesis. Simple correlation and regression analysis. Applications from social sciences. This course is the same as Business 3400 [30.2]. (Not open to students who are enrolled in or have completed any of the following: Sociology 2113 [19.1], 2114 , 20.1; Political Science 12.5, 3422 ; Psychology 3400 [40.1], 2600 ; Mathematics *2501 [8.1], 3501 [51.1].) STEM variant course - Satisfies Pathways Required Core Math and Quantitative Reasoning requirement.
Prerequisite: a score of 32 or higher on the CUNY Mathematics Skills Assessment Test or a grade of C or higher in Core Curriculum 1311 [3.11] or Core Studies 5 or passing Mathematics *1011 [2.9] or higher.
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