STAT 100

Numbers and Reason
5.0 credits

Course Description

Surveys the standard ways in which "arithmetic turns into understanding" across examples from the natural and the social sciences. Main concepts include abduction (inference to the best explanation), consilience (numerical agreement across multiple measurement levels), bell curves, linear models, and the likelihood of hypothesis. Offered: A.

Current Time Schedule

Autumn, 2022

SLN/Section Time Location Instructor
21775 A

T W Th F 9:00AM - 11:20AM

THO 325

Fred L Bookstein