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# Probability and Chance in Mathematics

## Probability and Chance in Mathematics

Improve your knowledge of probability, chance and the analysis of data.

Students: 1,515
##### Course Description

This free online course introduces you to the mathematics of probability, chance and the analysis of data. The course begins by introducing data collection and analysis, graphs and frequency distribution.

The course examines chance in the context of gambling, odds and probability. The course is of interest to anybody who needs to analyse mathematical data and is particularly valuable to students studying for exams.

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##### Learning Outcomes

After completing this course you will be able to compare and calculate the mean, mode and median. You will know the meaning of the inter-quartile range.

You will be able to effectively interpret the nominal, discrete and continuous data of frequency tables and graphs. You will be aware of different types of graphs. This course will help you to understand probability in contexts such as rolling a dice and tossing a coin.

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Module Title
Summarising data
Frequency and graphs
Graphs of all kinds
Introduction to probability
Odds and probability
Probability and relative frequency
Assessment

 Background Course Rating (By Learners) Course Title Probability and Chance in Mathematics Course # 180 Course Publisher XSIQ Course Category 85 Content Origin Australian School Curriculum Course Description This free online course introduces you to the mathematics of probability, chance and the analysis of data. The course begins by introducing data collection and analysis, graphs and frequency distribution. The course examines chance in the context of gambling, odds and probability. The course is of interest to anybody who needs to analyse mathematical data and is particularly valuable to students studying for exams. License Release Date 26 April 2013 Content Course Duration (Avg Learner) 3-4 Hours Video/Audio None Audio Only Low Animation Low Assessments Yes Education Level Age appropriateness 16+ Years Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary Validation Level 5 ALISON Testing Yes Certification Availability PDF Download Yes Parchment Yes Framed Certification Yes Merchandise Availability Yes Marketing Information Case Study We are currently seeking case studies for this course. Click here to Submit One Course Advisor We are currently seeking subject experts regarding this course. Click here to become a volunteer subject expert advisor Course Forum View

• Jeremy Kowal Take notes. More to retain than you would think. 2014-11-21 16:11:10
• Noel Ishmael Course Module: Frequency and graphs
Course Topic: Frequency tables with discrete data
Comment: This course is very compact, clear and enjoyable...thank you Alison 2012-05-20 02:05:28
• ALISON Support Team Course Module: Summarising data
Course Topic: Mode
Comment: Courses » Schools Curriculum » Probability and Chance in Mathematics » Summarising data » Mode 2012-03-13 08:03:25
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