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## MATH 262: Probability Theory

This course introduces the mathematics of randomness. Topics include probabilities on discrete and continuous sample spaces, conditional probability and Bayes' Theorem, random variables, expectation and variance, distributions (including binomial, Poisson, geometric, normal, exponential, and gamma) and the Central Limit Theorem. Students use computers to explore these topics. Offered each semester. Counts toward management studies concentration.

**Prerequisite:** MATH 126 or MATH 128.

## Economics

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**...**Calculus ( **MATH** 226 ) , Elementary Linear Algebra ( **MATH** 220**...**ECON 261 and ECON **262** , and ECON 263**...**

## Management Studies

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**...**Algebra
**MATH** 230 Differential Equations I
**MATH** 232 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning
**MATH** **262** Probability**...**

## Statistics

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**...**for Scientists and Mathematicians ECON 385 Econometrics **MATH** **262** Probability Theory (strongly recommended for mathematics**...**