mth216t | undergraduate
Quantitative Reasoning II
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- Use mathematical tools to model real-world scenarios and solve open-ended questions.
- Use technology to solve problems.
- Use two-way tables to solve real-world scenarios.
- Create frequency tables, histograms, pie charts, scatter plots and other graphs to visually represent data.
- Describe the limitations and/or implications of quantitative reasoning.
- Use the fundamental counting principle to count outcomes.
- Determine probabilities using permutations, combinations or other appropriate techniques.
- Determine the probability of independent, dependent, overlapping and non-overlapping events.
- Determine the expected value for an experiment.
- Explain how the Law of Large Numbers applies to a situation.
- Assess the risk in a given scenario.
- Use counting theories to solve real-world probability scenarios.
- Explain how to control finances including creating a budget.
- Apply relevant formulas to personal finances.
- Determine loan payments, credit cards, mortgages, and payoff times.
- Determine the appropriate investment and savings plan.
- Describe various types of income and taxes.
- Apply appropriate formulas to real-world financial scenarios.
Data in the Real World
- Analyze arguments using data.
- Evaluate statistical studies and determine if they have bias.
- Interpret frequency tables, bar graphs, pie charts, and histograms.
- Interpret multiple bar graphs, stack plots, and contour maps.
- Distinguish between correlation and causality.
- Interpret the correlation coefficient.
- Interpret data and visuals from real-world sources.
- Analyze how data is obtained and summarized.
- Draw appropriate conclusions based on data.
- Calculate an appropriate measure of central tendency for a given scenario.
- Calculate and interpret standard deviation and measures of variation for data.
- Analyze data distribution using bell curves, standard deviation, mean, and probability.
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