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Probability and Chance in Mathematics Course


Probability and Chance in Mathematics
Probability and Chance in Mathematics

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


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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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Course Rating (By Learners): 5 stars based on 69 reviews
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.
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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

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  • Jeremy Kowal
    Jeremy Kowal Canada Take notes. More to retain than you would think. 2014-11-21 16:11:10
  • Noel Ishmael
    Noel Ishmael Guyana 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
    ALISON Support Team Ireland 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
  • Jerald Costa
    Jerald Costa United States of America This is supposed to educate you! I find typos and errors all over your course's. How are you supposed to learn anything, if you the teacher, are wrong? 2011-11-01 01:11:30
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